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 declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 519 students
Riverheads High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Riverheads High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Riverheads High School Student 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
Riverheads High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Black
3%
24%
Riverheads High School Black Students (1993-2013)
White
97%
53%
Riverheads High School White Students (1993-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Riverheads High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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
Riverheads 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.
20%
32%
Riverheads 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%
Riverheads High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

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 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,243 is less than the state average of $11,282. The district revenue/student has grown by 23% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,723 is less than the state average of $11,065. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Augusta County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
4
Number of Students Managed 10,755 3,850
Augusta County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 77% 77%
Augusta County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $124 MM $43 MM
Augusta County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $118 MM $42 MM
Augusta County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,243 $11,282
Augusta County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,723 $11,065
Augusta County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Grades Students
  • StauntonRiverheads Elementary School
    17 Howardsville Rd
    StauntonVA 24401
    (540)337-2535
    0 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 549 students                      
  • GreenvilleCold Springs Cor Unit #10
    Alternative School
    Box Butte Route 1 Box 73
    GreenvilleVA 24440
    (540)337-1818
    Alternative School

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

    8.3 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      

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