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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 96 teachers has grown by 31% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,490 students
Tucker High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 96 teachers
Tucker High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Tucker High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 21:1 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
Tucker High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
12%
6%
Tucker High School Asian (1993-2013)
Hispanic
14%
12%
Tucker High School Hispanic (1993-2013)
Black
30%
24%
Tucker High School Black (1993-2013)
White
40%
53%
Tucker High School White (1993-2013)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Tucker High School Two or more races (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Tucker High School Sch Ethnicity Tucker 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.
0.72 0.41
Tucker 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.
32%
32%
Tucker High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2013)
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.
6%
6%
Tucker High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 82,311 students has grown by 68% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Henrico County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
82
4
Number of Students Managed 82,311 3,850
Henrico County School District Number of 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 Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $541 MM $42 MM
Henrico County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,415 $11,282
Henrico County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
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 (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tuckahoe Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Skipwith Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • HenricoSkipwith Elementary School
    2401 Skipwith Rd
    HenricoVA 23294
    (804)527-4650
    0.8 mi | 500 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • HenricoLongan Elementary School
    9200 Mapleview Ave
    HenricoVA 23294
    (804)527-4640
    0.8 mi | 534 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • HenricoDavis Elementary School
    8801 Nesslewood Dr
    HenricoVA 23229
    (804)527-4620
    0.8 mi | 648 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • HenricoHermitage High School
    Magnet School
    8301 Hungary Spring Rd
    HenricoVA 23228
    (804)756-3000
    Magnet School

    1.5 mi | 1652 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • HenricoHermitage Technical Center
    Vocational School
    8301 Hungary Spring Rd
    HenricoVA 23228
    (804)756-3020
    Vocational School

    1.5 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-12                      

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