Highland Springs High School

Highland Springs High School serves 1,769 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
Highland Springs 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 1769 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 94 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,769 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 94 teachers
Students by Grade Highland Springs High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 is less 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 19:1 15:1
Hispanic
3%
12%
Black
82%
25%
White
11%
53%
All Ethnic Groups Highland Springs High School Sch Ethnicity Highland Springs 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.
0.32 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.
51%
32%
Highland Springs High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2013)
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.
8%
7%
Highland Springs High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2013)

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
8
Number of Students Managed 83,551 3,801
Graduation Rate 80% 77%
Henrico County Public s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $510 MM $43 MM
Henrico County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $541 MM $42 MM
Henrico County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,415 $11,282
Henrico County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,042 $11,065
Henrico County Public s 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 Highland Springs Technical Center (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fairfield Middle School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fair Oaks Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Highland SpringsHighland Springs Technical Center
    Vocational School
    100 Tech Dr
    Highland SpringsVA 23075
    (804)328-4075
    Vocational School

    0.3 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Highland SpringsFair Oaks Elementary School
    201 Jennings Rd
    Highland SpringsVA 23075
    (804)328-4085
    0.5 mi | 366 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Highland SpringsIseap Program
    Alternative School
    201 East Nine Mile Rd
    Highland SpringsVA 23075
    (804)652-3717
    Alternative School

    0.5 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • Highland SpringsGeneral Academic Development
    Alternative School
    201 East Nine Mile Rd
    Highland SpringsVA 23075
    (804)652-3717
    Alternative School

    0.5 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • Highland SpringsExcel Achievement Academy
    Alternative School
    201 East Nine Mile Rd
    Highland SpringsVA 23075
    (804)328-4095
    Alternative School

    0.5 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       

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Did You Know?
Henrico County, 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 0.45, which is higher than the Virginia average of 0.41. The most diverse school district in Henrico County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or national school diversity statistics.