Pound High School (Closed 2012)

11531 Wildcat Dr

Pound, VA 24279-0768

Grades 9-12
222 students
Pound High School served 222 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment was 0% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which was less than the state average of 48%.
Pound High School operated within the Wise County School District.
Wise County School District's 81% graduation rate was higher than the VA state average of 79%.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 222 students
Pound High School Total Students (1987-2011)
Gender % Pound High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Pound High School Total Teachers (1988-2011)
Students by Grade Pound High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 16:1
Pound High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2011)
White
100%
52%
Pound High School White Students (1993-2011)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
n/a 0.42
Pound High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
39%
33%
Pound High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2011)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
6%
Pound High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2011)

District Comparison

School District Name Wise County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
4
Number of Students Managed 6,192 3,815
Wise County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 81% 79%
Wise County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $73 MM $42 MM
Wise County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $70 MM $42 MM
Wise County School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $10,763 $10,576
Wise County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $10,317 $10,658
Wise County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2011 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Jenkins Independent School (3.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jenkins Independent School (3.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is J.w. Adams Combined Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PoundJ.w. Adams Combined Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 577 students
    1.2 miles
    10824 Orby Cantrell Hwy
    PoundVA 24279
    (276)796-5419
    1.2PK-8577
  • JenkinsJenkins Independent School
    Grades: PK-12 | 575 students
    3.4 miles
    9409 Hwy 805
    JenkinsKY 41537
    (606)832-2184
    3.4PK-12575
  • NeonFleming Neon Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 155 students
    7.6 miles
    50 Second St
    NeonKY 41840
    (606)855-9042
    7.66-8155
  • ClintwoodClintwood High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 370 students
    7.8 miles
    141 Greenwave Dr
    ClintwoodVA 24288
    (276)926-8400
    7.89-12370
  • ClintwoodLongs Fork Elementary School
    Grades: 5-8 | 295 students
    7.9 miles
    1280 Browning Hollow
    ClintwoodVA 24228
    (276)926-6339
    7.95-8295
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