Buckingham County High School

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 declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 636 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
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
Hispanic
2%
12%
Black
37%
24%
White
56%
53%
Two or more races
5%
4%
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.
0.55 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.
45%
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.
12%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,136 students has grown by 49% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 65% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,680 is higher than the state average of $11,282. The district revenue/student has grown by 24% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,344 is higher than the state average of $11,065. The district spending/student has grown by 24% over four 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%
District Total Revenue $24 MM $43 MM
District Spending $24 MM $42 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,680 $11,282
District Spending / Student $11,344 $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 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 Grades Students
  • BuckinghamBuckingham Co. Middle School
    1184 High School Rd
    BuckinghamVA 23921
    (434)969-1044
    0.5 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 421 students                      
  • BuckinghamBuckingham Co Pre School Center
    77 Buckingham Primary School R
    BuckinghamVA 23921
    (434)969-4490
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK | 108 students                      
  • DillwynBuckingham Co Primary
    128 Frank Harris Rd
    DillwynVA 23936
    (434)505-0001
    1.7 mi | Gr. KG-2 | 504 students                      
  • DillwynBuckingham Co Elementary School
    40 Frank Harris Raod
    DillwynVA 23936
    (434)505-0000
    1.7 mi | Gr. 3-5 | 452 students                      
  • DillwynDillwyn Elementary School
    40 Frank Harris Rd
    DillwynVA 23936
    (434)969-4490
    1.7 mi | Gr. 4-5 | 221 students                      

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