Kecoughtan High School

Kecoughtan High School serves 1,772 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
Kecoughtan High School operates within the Hampton City School District.
The school district's 66% graduation rate is lower than the VA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 1772 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 126 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,772 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 126 teachers
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 0.59 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 14:1 15:1
Asian
2%
6%
Hispanic
6%
12%
Black
41%
24%
White
49%
53%
Two or more races
2%
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.
0.59 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.
29%
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.
6%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 21,860 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 66% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,275 is less than the state average of $11,282. The district revenue/student has grown by 28% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,098 is higher than the state average of $11,065. The district spending/student has grown by 25% over four years.
School District Name Hampton City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
32
4
Number of Students Managed 21,860 3,850
Graduation Rate 66% 77%
District Total Revenue $246 MM $43 MM
District Spending $242 MM $42 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,275 $11,282
District Spending / Student $11,098 $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 Phoebus High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Benjamin Syms Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Phillips Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HamptonPhillips Elementary School
    703 Lemaster Dr
    HamptonVA 23669
    (757)850-5079
    0.4 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 420 students                      
  • HamptonBenjamin Syms Middle School
    1 Negative Reviews
    170 Fox Hill Rd
    HamptonVA 23669
    (757)850-5050
    0.6 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 1049 students                      
  • HamptonCaptain John Smith Elementary School
    379 Woodland Rd
    HamptonVA 23669
    (757)850-5088
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 423 students                      
  • HamptonMerrimack Elementary School
    2113 Woodmansee Dr
    HamptonVA 23663
    (757)850-5084
    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 429 students                      
  • HamptonJohn B. Cary Elementary School
    2009 Andrews Blvd
    HamptonVA 23663
    (757)850-5092
    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 376 students                      

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