Radford High School

Radford High School serves 453 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Radford High School operates within the Radford City Public s School District.
The school district's 75% graduation rate is lower than the VA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 453 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 453 students
Radford High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Radford High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Radford High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 is less than the state average of 0.84. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 15:1
Radford High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
6%
Radford High School Asian (1993-2012)
Hispanic
1%
12%
Radford High School Hispanic (1996-2012)
Black
11%
25%
Radford High School Black (1993-2012)
White
81%
53%
Radford High School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Radford High School Sch Ethnicity Radford 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.
0.33 0.84
Radford High School Diversity Score (1993-2012)
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.
28%
32%
Radford High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2012)
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.
2%
7%
Radford High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,573 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Radford City Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
8
Number of Students Managed 1,573 3,801
Radford City Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 75% 77%
Radford City Public s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $27 MM $43 MM
Radford City Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $26 MM $42 MM
Radford City Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,842 $11,282
Radford City Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,658 $11,065
Radford City Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Christiansburg High School (8.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is John N. Dalton Int. Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Belle Heth Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Radford John N. Dalton Int. Middle School
    60 Dalton Dr
    Radford , VA , 24141
    (540)731-3651
    0  mi  |  243  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Radford Belle Heth Elementary School
    151 George St
    Radford , VA , 24141
    (540)731-3653
    0.7  mi  |  489  students  |  Gr.  3-6
  • Fairlawn Riverlawn Elementary School
    8100 Beth Nelson Dr
    Fairlawn , VA , 24141
    (540)643-0748
    0.8  mi  |  440  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Radford Mcharg Elementary School
    700 Twelfth St
    Radford , VA , 24141
    (540)731-3652
    1.1  mi  |  388  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Radford Belview Elementary School
    3187 Peppers Ferry Rd
    Radford , VA , 24141
    (540)633-3200
    2.5  mi  |  244  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Virginia 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 0.84, which is higher than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse school district in Virginia is Accomack County Public Schools School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or national school diversity statistics.