Hermitage High School

Hermitage High School serves 1,723 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
Hermitage High School operates within the Henrico County Public s School District.
The school district's 80% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 1723 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 100 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,723 students
Hermitage High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 100 teachers
Hermitage High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Hermitage High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is equal to 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 17:1 15:1
Hermitage High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
6%
Hermitage High School Asian (1993-2012)
Hispanic
9%
12%
Hermitage High School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
47%
25%
Hermitage High School Black (1993-2012)
White
36%
53%
Hermitage High School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Hermitage High School Sch Ethnicity Hermitage 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.
0.64 0.64
Hermitage 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.
34%
32%
Hermitage High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2012)
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.
8%
7%
Hermitage High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 83,551 students has grown by 70% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Henrico County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
68
6
Number of Students Managed 83,551 3,669
Graduation Rate 80% 77%
Henrico County Public s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $510 MM $43 MM
District Spending $541 MM $42 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,415 $11,282
Henrico County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,042 $11,065
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 Hermitage Technical Center (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Holman Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dumbarton Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Richmond Hermitage Technical Center
    Vocational School
    8301 Hungary Spring Rd
    Richmond , VA , 23228
    (804)756-3020
    Vocational School
    0  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Richmond Dumbarton Elementary School
    9000 Hungary Spring Rd
    Richmond , VA , 23228
    (804)756-3030
    0.3  mi  |  590  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Richmond Henrico Juvenile Detention Home
    Alternative School
    4201 East Parham Rd
    Richmond , VA , 23273
    (804)556-4214
    Alternative School
    0.4  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Richmond Skipwith Elementary School
    2401 Skipwith Rd
    Richmond , VA , 23294
    (804)527-4650
    1.5  mi  |  460  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Richmond Trevvett Elementary School
    2300 Trevvett Dr
    Richmond , VA , 23228
    (804)261-5060
    1.5  mi  |  415  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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