Wilson Memorial High School

Grades: 9-12

744 students

Wilson Memorial High School serves 744 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Wilson Memorial 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 744 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 744 students
Wilson Memorial High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 54 teachers
Wilson Memorial High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Wilson Memorial High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 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 14:1 15:1
Wilson Memorial High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
2%
12%
Wilson Memorial High School Black Students (1997-2013)
Black
5%
24%
Wilson Memorial High School Black Students (1993-2013)
White
93%
53%
Wilson Memorial High School White Students (1993-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Wilson Memorial 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.
0.13 0.41
Wilson Memorial 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%
Wilson Memorial 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.
6%
6%
Wilson Memorial 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 Valley Vocational Technical Center (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wilson Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Woodrow Wilson Rehab Center (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • FishersvilleWilson Middle School
    232 Hornet Rd
    FishersvilleVA 22939
    (540)245-5185
    0.1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 561 students                      
  • FishersvilleShenandoah Valley Regional
    Special Education School
    6 John Lewis Rd
    FishersvilleVA 22939
    (540)886-9778
    Special Education School

    0.3 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      
  • FishersvilleShenandoah Valley Gov. School
    Magnet School
    49 Hornet Rd
    FishersvilleVA 22939
    (540)245-5088
    Magnet School

    0.3 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      
  • FishersvilleValley Vocational Technical Center
    Vocational School
    49 Hornet Rd
    FishersvilleVA 22939
    (540)245-5002
    Vocational School

    0.3 mi | Gr. 9-12 | n/a students                      
  • FishersvilleWoodrow Wilson Rehab Center
    Vocational School
    Woodrow Wilson Rehabilitation
    FishersvilleVA 22939
    (540)332-7230
    Vocational School

    0.4 mi | Gr. PK-12 | n/a students                      

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