Varina High School

Varina High School serves 1,828 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
Varina 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 1828 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 107 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,828 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 107 teachers
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 0.49 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 17:1 15:1
Hispanic
2%
12%
Black
66%
24%
White
28%
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.
0.49 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.
34%
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 64% 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 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 Franklin Military Academy (4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Rolfe Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Baker Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • HenricoRolfe Middle School
    6901 Messer Rd
    HenricoVA 23231
    (804)226-8730
    0.3 mi | 968 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • HenricoBaker Elementary School
    6651 Willson Rd
    HenricoVA 23231
    (804)226-8755
    0.8 mi | 494 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • HenricoVarina Elementary School
    2551 New Market Rd
    HenricoVA 23231
    (804)795-7010
    2.3 mi | 346 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • HenricoWard Elementary School
    3400 Darbytown Rd
    HenricoVA 23231
    (804)795-7030
    2.9 mi | 536 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • HenricoGenerating Recovery Of Academic Direction
    Alternative School
    2915 Williamsburg Rd
    HenricoVA 23231
    (804)555-1212
    Alternative School

    3.1 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       

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