Chancellor High School

Chancellor High School serves 1,385 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Chancellor High School operates within the Spotsylvania County Public s School District.
The school district's 83% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 1385 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 76 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,385 students
Chancellor High School Total Students (1989-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 76 teachers
Chancellor High School Total Classroom Teachers (1989-2012)
Students by Grade Chancellor High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
Chancellor High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1989-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
6%
Chancellor High School Asian (1993-2012)
Hispanic
12%
12%
Chancellor High School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
24%
25%
Chancellor High School Black (1993-2012)
White
55%
53%
Chancellor High School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Chancellor High School Sch Ethnicity Chancellor 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.
0.63 0.64
Chancellor 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.
27%
32%
Chancellor 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.
7%
7%
Chancellor High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 23,837 students has grown by 3036% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Spotsylvania County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
6
Number of Students Managed 23,837 3,669
Spotsylvania County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 83% 77%
Spotsylvania County Public s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $272 MM $43 MM
Spotsylvania County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $266 MM $42 MM
Spotsylvania County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $358,139 $11,282
Spotsylvania County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $350,446 $11,065
Spotsylvania County 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 Riverbend High School (1.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Chancellor Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Harrison Road Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Fredericksburg Chancellor Middle School
    6320 Harrison Rd
    Fredericksburg , VA , 22407
    (540)786-8099
    0  mi  |  844  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Fredericksburg Harrison Road Elementary School
    6230 Harrison Rd
    Fredericksburg , VA , 22407
    (540)548-4864
    0  mi  |  852  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Fredericksburg Battlefield Elementary School
    11108 Leavells Rd
    Fredericksburg , VA , 22407
    (540)786-4532
    1.1  mi  |  647  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Fredericksburg Salem Elementary School
    4501 Jackson Rd
    Fredericksburg , VA , 22407
    (540)786-8218
    1.1  mi  |  668  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Fredericksburg Battlefield Middle School
    11120 Leavells Rd
    Fredericksburg , VA , 22407
    (540)786-4400
    1.2  mi  |  807  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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