Highland Springs High School

Highland Springs High School serves 1,765 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
Highland Springs High School operates within the Henrico County School District.
The school district's 80% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 1765 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 104 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,765 students
Highland Springs High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 104 teachers
Highland Springs High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Highland Springs High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 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 17:1 15:1
Highland Springs High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
4%
12%
Highland Springs High School Black Students (1995-2013)
Black
81%
24%
Highland Springs High School Black Students (1993-2013)
White
13%
53%
Highland Springs High School White Students (1993-2013)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Highland Springs High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Highland Springs High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.33 0.41
Highland Springs High School Diversity Score (1993-2013)
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.
49%
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.
7%
6%
Highland Springs High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 80,796 students has grown by 66% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,415 is less than the state average of $11,282. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,042 is less than the state average of $11,065. The district spending/student has grown by 31% over four years.
School District Name Henrico County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
82
4
Number of Students Managed 80,796 3,850
Henrico County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 80% 77%
Henrico County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $510 MM $43 MM
Henrico County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $541 MM $42 MM
Henrico County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,415 $11,282
Henrico County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,042 $11,065
Henrico County School District 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 Grades Students
  • HenricoHighland Springs Technical Center
    Vocational School
    100 Tech Dr
    HenricoVA 23075
    (804)328-4075
    Vocational School

    0.3 mi | Gr. 9-12 | n/a students                      
  • HenricoExcel Achievement Academy
    Alternative School
    201 East Nine Mile Rd
    HenricoVA 23075
    (804)328-4095
    Alternative School

    0.3 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      
  • HenricoGeneral Academic Development
    Alternative School
    201 East Nine Mile Rd
    HenricoVA 23075
    (804)652-3717
    Alternative School

    0.3 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      
  • HenricoIseap Program
    Alternative School
    201 East Nine Mile Rd
    HenricoVA 23075
    (804)652-3717
    Alternative School

    0.3 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      
  • HenricoFair Oaks Elementary School
    201 Jennings Rd
    HenricoVA 23075
    (804)328-4085
    0.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 368 students                      

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