Graham High School

210 Valleydale

Bluefield, VA 24605-9400

Grades: 9-12

571 students

Graham High School serves 571 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Graham High School operates within the Tazewell County School District.
The school district's 69% graduation rate is lower than the VA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 571 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 571 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less 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
Asian
2%
6%
Hispanic
1%
12%
Black
5%
24%
White
92%
53%
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.
0.15 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.
31%
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.
8%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,446 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Tazewell County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
4
Number of Students Managed 6,446 3,850
Graduation Rate 69% 77%
District Total Revenue $65 MM $43 MM
District Spending $62 MM $42 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,439 $11,282
District Spending / Student $9,014 $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 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
  • BluefieldGraham Middle School
    1 Academic Circle
    BluefieldVA 24605
    (276)326-1101
    0.4 mi | 444 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Tazewell Tazewell Elementary School
    101 Parkview Dr
    TazewellVA 24651
    (276)988-4441
    0.8 mi | 577 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • BluefieldGraham Intermediate
    808 Greever Ave
    BluefieldVA 24605
    (276)326-3737
    1.2 mi | 272 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • BluefieldDudley Primary
    1840 Tazewell Ave
    BluefieldVA 24605
    (276)326-1507
    1.4 mi | 330 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • BluefieldBluefield Middle School
    2002 Stadium Dr
    BluefieldWV 24701
    (304)325-2481
    1.7 mi | 549 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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