Appomattox County High School

Appomattox County High School serves 677 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Appomattox County High School operates within the Appomattox County School District.
The school district's 79% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 677 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 677 students
Appomattox County High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Appomattox County High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Appomattox County High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 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 14:1 15:1
Appomattox County High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Black
26%
24%
Appomattox County High School Black (1993-2013)
White
64%
53%
Appomattox County High School White (1993-2013)
Two or more races
10%
4%
All Ethnic Groups Appomattox County High School Sch Ethnicity Appomattox County High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.52 0.41
Appomattox County High School Diversity Score (1993-2013)
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.
33%
32%
Appomattox County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2013)
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.
7%
6%
Appomattox County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,294 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 79% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Appomattox County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 2,294 3,850
Graduation Rate 79% 77%
District Total Revenue $24 MM $43 MM
District Spending $22 MM $42 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,561 $11,282
District Spending / Student $9,969 $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 Rustburg High School (14.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Appomattox Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Appomattox Primary (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • AppomattoxAppomattox Middle School
    2020 Church St
    AppomattoxVA 24522
    (434)352-8257
    0.6 mi | 566 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • AppomattoxAppomattox Primary
    185 Learning Ln
    AppomattoxVA 24522
    (434)352-5766
    1 mi | 562 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • AppomattoxAppomattox Elementary School
    176 Kids Place
    AppomattoxVA 24522
    (434)352-7463
    1 mi | 489 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • ConcordConcord Elementary School
    9339 Village Hwy
    ConcordVA 24538
    (434)993-2257
    8.4 mi | 430 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • RustburgRustburg Correctional Center Unit #9
    Alternative School
    479 Camp Nine Rd
    RustburgVA 24588
    (804)332-7354
    Alternative School

    14.4 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       

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