William Fleming High School

William Fleming High School serves 1,453 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
William Fleming High School operates within the Roanoke City School District.
The school district's 60% graduation rate is lower than the VA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 1453 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 95 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,453 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 95 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 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 15:1 15:1
Asian
3%
6%
Hispanic
9%
12%
Black
62%
24%
White
22%
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.
0.56 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.
58%
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.
9%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 14,793 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 60% has decreased from 94% over five years.
School District Name Roanoke City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
4
Number of Students Managed 14,793 3,850
Graduation Rate 60% 77%
District Total Revenue $180 MM $43 MM
District Spending $187 MM $42 MM
District Revenue / Student $13,642 $11,282
District Spending / Student $14,154 $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 Northside High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Northside Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Westside Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • RoanokeWestside Elementary School
    1441 Westside Blvd Nw
    RoanokeVA 24017
    (540)853-2967
    0.8 mi | 692 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • RoanokeNorthside High School
    6758 Northside High School Rd
    RoanokeVA 24019
    (540)561-8155
    1.4 mi | 995 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • RoanokeNorthside Middle School
    6810 Northside High School Rd
    RoanokeVA 24019
    (540)561-8145
    1.5 mi | 733 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • RoanokeForest Park Academy
    Alternative School
    2730 Melrose Ave Nw
    RoanokeVA 24017
    (540)853-2923
    Alternative School

    1.5 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • RoanokeRoanoke Academy For Math & Science Elementary School
    1616 Nineteenth St Nw
    RoanokeVA 24017
    (540)853-2751
    1.6 mi | 462 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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