William Fleming High School

William Fleming High School serves 1,553 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
William Fleming High School operates within the Roanoke City Public s School District.
The school district's 60% graduation rate is lower than the VA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 1553 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 100 teachers has grown by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,553 students
William Fleming High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 100 teachers
William Fleming High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade William Fleming High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 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
William Fleming High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
6%
William Fleming High School Asian (1993-2012)
Hispanic
7%
12%
William Fleming High School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
59%
25%
William Fleming High School Black (1993-2012)
White
23%
53%
William Fleming High School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups William Fleming High School Sch Ethnicity William Fleming 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.
0.59 0.41
William Fleming 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.
54%
32%
William Fleming High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2012)
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.
7%
7%
William Fleming High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 14,563 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 60% has decreased from 94% over five years.
School District Name Roanoke City Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
24
8
Number of Students Managed 14,563 3,801
Roanoke City Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 60% 77%
Roanoke City Public s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $180 MM $43 MM
Roanoke City Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $187 MM $42 MM
Roanoke City Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,642 $11,282
Roanoke City Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,154 $11,065
Roanoke 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 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
  • Roanoke Westside Elementary School
    1441 Westside Blvd Nw
    Roanoke , VA , 24017
    (540)853-2967
    0.8  mi  |  621  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Roanoke Northside High School
    6758 Northside High School Rd
    Roanoke , VA , 24019
    (540)561-8155
    1.4  mi  |  1012  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Roanoke Northside Middle School
    6810 Northside High School Rd
    Roanoke , VA , 24019
    (540)561-8145
    1.5  mi  |  729  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Roanoke Forest Park Academy
    Alternative School
    2730 Melrose Ave Nw
    Roanoke , VA , 24017
    (540)853-2923
    Alternative School
    1.5  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Roanoke Roanoke Academy For Math & Science Elementary School
    1616 Nineteenth St Nw
    Roanoke , VA , 24017
    (540)853-2751
    1.6  mi  |  452  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Did You Know?
Roanoke, VA 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 0.41, which is higher than the Virginia average of 0.39. The most diverse school in Roanoke is Preston Park Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or national school diversity statistics.