Grundy High School

1300 Golden Wave Dr

Grundy, VA 24614-9606

Grades: 9-12

530 students

Grundy High School serves 530 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 0% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Grundy High School operates within the Buchanan County School District.
The school district's 69% graduation rate is lower than the VA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 530 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 32% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2012)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 530 students
Grundy High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Grundy High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Grundy High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 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
Grundy High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
White
100%
53%
Grundy High School White Students (1993-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Grundy 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.
0.00 0.41
Grundy High School Diversity Score (2009-2013)
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.
44%
32%
Grundy 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.
10%
6%
Grundy High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,281 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 94% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,656 is higher than the state average of $11,282. The district revenue/student has grown by 30% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,415 is higher than the state average of $11,065. The district spending/student has grown by 22% over four years.
School District Name Buchanan County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
4
Number of Students Managed 3,281 3,850
Buchanan County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 69% 77%
Buchanan County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $40 MM $43 MM
Buchanan County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $39 MM $42 MM
Buchanan County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,656 $11,282
Buchanan County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,415 $11,065
Buchanan 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 Buchanan Co. Technical & Career Center (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Phelps Day Treatment Center Alternative School (16.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Riverview Elementary Middle (3.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • GrundyBuchanan Co. Technical & Career Center
    Vocational School
    1124 Almarine Dr
    GrundyVA 24614
    (276)935-4541
    Vocational School

    1.1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | n/a students                      
  • GrundyRiverview Elementary Middle
    27382 Riverside Dr
    GrundyVA 24614
    (276)935-1613
    3.6 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 862 students                      
  • GrundyJm Bevins Elementary School
    8668 Slate Creek Rd
    GrundyVA 24614
    (276)259-7202
    5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 131 students                      
  • OakwoodKeen Mountain Correctional Center
    Alternative School
    3402 Kennel Gap Rd
    OakwoodVA 24631
    (276)498-7411
    Alternative School

    6.1 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      
  • OakwoodTwin Valley Elementary Middle
    9017 Riverside Dr
    OakwoodVA 24631
    (276)498-4537
    7.3 mi | Gr. PK-7 | 423 students                      

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