Graham High School

210 Valleydale,

Bluefield, VA, 24605-9400

Tel: (276)326-1235
Grades: 9-12

547 students

Graham High School serves 547 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Graham High School operates within the Tazewell County Public s School District.
The school district's 69% graduation rate is lower than the VA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 547 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 547 students
Graham High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Graham High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Graham High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 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 15:1 15:1
Graham High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
6%
Graham High School Asian (1993-2012)
Hispanic
1%
12%
Graham High School Hispanic (2003-2012)
Black
3%
25%
Graham High School Black (1993-2012)
White
92%
53%
Graham High School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Graham High School Sch Ethnicity Graham 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.
0.15 0.64
Graham 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.
30%
32%
Graham 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.
8%
7%
Graham High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,739 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Tazewell County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
6
Number of Students Managed 6,739 3,669
Tazewell County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
Graduation Rate 69% 77%
Tazewell County Public s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $65 MM $43 MM
Tazewell County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $62 MM $42 MM
Tazewell County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,439 $11,282
Tazewell County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,014 $11,065
Tazewell 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 Bluefield High School (3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Graham Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tazewell Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Bluefield Graham Middle School
    1 Academic Circle
    Bluefield , VA , 24605
    (276)326-1101
    0.4  mi  |  464  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Tazewell Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Tazewell Elementary School
    101 Parkview Dr
    Tazewell , VA , 24651
    (276)988-4441
    0.8  mi  |  594  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Bluefield Graham Intermediate
    808 Greever Ave
    Bluefield , VA , 24605
    (276)326-3737
    1.2  mi  |  272  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Bluefield Dudley Primary
    1840 Tazewell Ave
    Bluefield , VA , 24605
    (276)326-1507
    1.4  mi  |  344  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Bluefield Bluefield Middle School
    2002 Stadium Dr
    Bluefield , WV , 24701
    (304)325-2481
    1.7  mi  |  548  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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Tazewell County, 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 0.11, which is lower than the Virginia average of 0.64. The most diverse school district in Tazewell County is District 50 Schools School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or national school diversity statistics.