Manchester High School

Manchester High School serves 1,904 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Manchester High School operates within the Chesterfield County Public s School District.
The school district's 86% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 1904 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 134 teachers has grown by 36% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,904 students
Manchester High School Total Students (1993-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 134 teachers
Manchester High School Total Classroom Teachers (1993-2012)
Students by Grade Manchester High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Manchester High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1993-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
6%
Manchester High School Asian (1993-2012)
Hispanic
7%
12%
Manchester High School Hispanic (1995-2012)
Black
29%
25%
Manchester High School Black (1993-2012)
White
58%
53%
Manchester High School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Manchester High School Sch Ethnicity Manchester High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.58 0.64
Manchester High School Diversity Score (1993-2012)
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.
n/a 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.
n/a 7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 59,372 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 86% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Chesterfield County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
62
6
Number of Students Managed 59,372 3,669
Chesterfield County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
Graduation Rate 86% 77%
Chesterfield County Public s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $639 MM $43 MM
Chesterfield County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $627 MM $42 MM
Chesterfield County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,809 $11,282
Chesterfield County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,611 $11,065
Chesterfield County Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Clover Hill High School (2.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Bailey Bridge Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Thelma Crenshaw Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Midlothian Bailey Bridge Middle School
    12501 Bailey Bridge Rd
    Midlothian , VA , 23112
    (804)739-6200
    0.2  mi  |  1470  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Midlothian Thelma Crenshaw Elementary School
    11901 Bailey Bridge Rd
    Midlothian , VA , 23112
    (804)739-6250
    1.1  mi  |  725  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Midlothian Alberta Smith Elementary School
    13200 Bailey Bridge Rd
    Midlothian , VA , 23112
    (804)739-6295
    1.2  mi  |  729  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Midlothian Spring Run Elementary School
    13901 Spring Run Rd
    Midlothian , VA , 23112
    (804)639-6352
    2.2  mi  |  806  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • South Midlothian Swift Creek Middle School
    3700 Old Hundred Rd
    South Midlothian , VA , 23112
    (804)739-6315
    2.5  mi  |  963  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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Midlothian, VA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.70, which is higher than the Virginia average of 0.39. The most diverse school in Midlothian is Springfield Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or national school diversity statistics.