Buckingham County High School

Tel: (434)969-6160
Grades: 9-12

636 students

Buckingham County High School serves 636 students in grades 9-12.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Buckingham County High School operates within the Buckingham County School District.
The school district's 65% graduation rate is lower than the VA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 636 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 636 students
Buckingham County High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Buckingham County High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Buckingham County High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.55 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 n/a 15:1
Buckingham County High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
Hispanic
2%
12%
Buckingham County High School Hispanic (2002-2013)
Black
37%
24%
Buckingham County High School Black (1993-2013)
White
56%
53%
Buckingham County High School White (1993-2013)
Two or more races
5%
4%
All Ethnic Groups Buckingham County High School Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average 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.
0.55 0.41
Buckingham 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.
45%
32%
Buckingham 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.
12%
6%
Buckingham County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,136 students has grown by 51% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 65% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Buckingham County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
4
Number of Students Managed 3,136 3,850
Graduation Rate 65% 77%
Buckingham County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $24 MM $43 MM
District Spending $24 MM $42 MM
Buckingham County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,680 $11,282
Buckingham County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,344 $11,065
Buckingham County School 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 Cumberland High School (14.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Buckingham Co. Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Buckingham Co Pre School Center (0.7 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BuckinghamBuckingham Co. Middle School
    1184 High School Rd
    BuckinghamVA 23921
    (434)969-1044
    0.5 mi | 421 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • BuckinghamBuckingham Co Pre School Center
    77 Buckingham Primary School R
    BuckinghamVA 23921
    (434)969-4490
    0.7 mi | 108 students | Gr. PK                      
  • DillwynBuckingham Co Primary
    128 Frank Harris Rd
    DillwynVA 23936
    (434)505-0001
    1.7 mi | 504 students | Gr. KG-2                      
  • DillwynBuckingham Co Elementary School
    40 Frank Harris Raod
    DillwynVA 23936
    (434)505-0000
    1.7 mi | 452 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • DillwynDillwyn Elementary School
    40 Frank Harris Rd
    DillwynVA 23936
    (434)969-4490
    1.7 mi | 221 students | Gr. 4-5                      

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