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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,453 students
William Fleming High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 95 teachers
William Fleming High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade William Fleming High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same 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
William Fleming High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
3%
6%
William Fleming High School Asian Students (1993-2013)
Hispanic
9%
12%
William Fleming High School Black Students (1994-2013)
Black
62%
24%
William Fleming High School Black Students (1993-2013)
White
22%
53%
William Fleming High School White Students (1993-2013)
Two or more races
4%
4%
William Fleming High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups William Fleming High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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
William Fleming 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.
58%
32%
William Fleming High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2013)
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.
9%
6%
William Fleming High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 14,793 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 60% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,642 is higher than the state average of $11,282. The district revenue/student has grown by 29% over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,154 is higher than the state average of $11,065. The district spending/student has grown by 21% over four years.
School District Name Roanoke City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
4
Number of Students Managed 14,793 3,850
Roanoke City School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 60% 77%
Roanoke City School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $180 MM $43 MM
Roanoke City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $187 MM $42 MM
Roanoke City School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,642 $11,282
Roanoke City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,154 $11,065
Roanoke City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Grades Students
  • RoanokeWestside Elementary School
    1441 Westside Blvd Nw
    RoanokeVA 24017
    (540)853-2967
    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 692 students                      
  • RoanokeNorthside High School
    6758 Northside High School Rd
    RoanokeVA 24019
    (540)561-8155
    1.4 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 995 students                      
  • RoanokeNorthside Middle School
    6810 Northside High School Rd
    RoanokeVA 24019
    (540)561-8145
    1.5 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 733 students                      
  • RoanokeForest Park Academy
    Alternative School
    2730 Melrose Ave Nw
    RoanokeVA 24017
    (540)853-2923
    Alternative School

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

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