Riverheads High School

19 Howardsville Rd

Staunton, VA 24401-9499

Grades: 9-12

519 students

Riverheads High School serves 519 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Riverheads High School operates within the Augusta County School District.
The school district's 77% graduation rate is equal to the VA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 519 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 519 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less 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 13:1 15:1
Black
3%
24%
White
97%
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.
0.06 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.
20%
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.
7%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,755 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 77% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Augusta County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
4
Number of Students Managed 10,755 3,850
Graduation Rate 77% 77%
District Total Revenue $124 MM $43 MM
District Spending $118 MM $42 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,243 $11,282
District Spending / Student $10,723 $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 Virginia School For Blind (9.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Beverley Manor Middle School (7.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Riverheads Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • StauntonRiverheads Elementary School
    17 Howardsville Rd
    StauntonVA 24401
    (540)337-2535
    0 mi | 549 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • GreenvilleCold Springs Cor Unit #10
    Alternative School
    Box Butte Route 1 Box 73
    GreenvilleVA 24440
    (540)337-1818
    Alternative School

    5.1 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • StauntonBeverley Manor Elementary School
    116 Cedar Green Rd
    StauntonVA 24401
    (540)885-8024
    7.3 mi | 370 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • StauntonBeverley Manor Middle School
    58 Cedar Green Rd
    StauntonVA 24401
    (540)886-5806
    7.4 mi | 748 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • CraigsvilleAugusta Correctional Center
    Alternative School
    1821 Estaline Valley Rd
    CraigsvilleVA 24430
    (540)997-7000
    Alternative School

    8.3 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       

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