Nandua High School

26350 Lankford Hwy

Onley, VA 23418-0489

Grades: 9-12

637 students

Nandua High School serves 637 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
Nandua High School operates within the Accomack County School District.
The school district's 65% graduation rate is lower than the VA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 637 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 637 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Hispanic
12%
12%
Black
43%
24%
White
45%
53%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.60 0.41
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.
50%
32%
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.
6%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,309 students has grown by 21% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 65% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Accomack County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
4
Number of Students Managed 6,309 3,850
Graduation Rate 65% 77%
District Total Revenue $54 MM $43 MM
District Spending $53 MM $42 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,310 $11,282
District Spending / Student $10,247 $11,065
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Badger Vocational Ed Center - South (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Nandua Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Accawmacke Elementary School (3.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • OnleyBadger Vocational Ed Center - South
    Vocational School
    26350 Lankford Hwy
    OnleyVA 23418
    (757)787-4522
    Vocational School

    0 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • OnleyNandua Middle School
    20330 Warrior Dr
    OnleyVA 23418
    (757)787-7037
    0.4 mi | 554 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • AccomacAccawmacke Elementary School
    26230 Drummondtown Rd
    AccomacVA 23301
    (757)787-8013
    3.1 mi | 562 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MelfaPungoteague Elementary School
    28480 Bobtown Rd
    MelfaVA 23410
    (757)787-4032
    4.5 mi | 505 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • ParksleyMetompkin Elementary School
    24501 Parksley Rd
    ParksleyVA 23421
    (757)665-1299
    7.7 mi | 595 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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