Tucker High School

Tucker High School serves 1,490 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
Tucker 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 1490 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 96 teachers has grown by 24% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,490 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 96 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.72 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 16:1 15:1
Asian
12%
6%
Hispanic
14%
12%
Black
30%
24%
White
40%
53%
Two or more races
4%
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.
0.72 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.
32%
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 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
Graduation Rate 80% 77%
District Total Revenue $510 MM $43 MM
District Spending $541 MM $42 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,415 $11,282
District Spending / Student $11,042 $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 Hermitage High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tuckahoe Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Davis Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HenricoDavis Elementary School
    8801 Nesslewood Dr
    HenricoVA 23229
    (804)527-4620
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 648 students                      
  • HenricoLongan Elementary School
    9200 Mapleview Ave
    HenricoVA 23294
    (804)527-4640
    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 534 students                      
  • HenricoSkipwith Elementary School
    2401 Skipwith Rd
    HenricoVA 23294
    (804)527-4650
    0.9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 500 students                      
  • HenricoTuckahoe Middle School
    9000 Three Chopt Rd
    HenricoVA 23229
    (804)673-3720
    1.6 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 1100 students                      
  • HenricoHermitage High School
    Magnet School
    8301 Hungary Spring Rd
    HenricoVA 23228
    (804)756-3000
    Magnet School

    1.7 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1652 students                      

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