Landstown High School

Landstown High School serves 2,275 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
Landstown High School operates within the Va Beach City School District.
The school district's 76% graduation rate is lower than the VA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 2275 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 120 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,275 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 120 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.73 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 19:1 15:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
11%
6%
Hispanic
9%
12%
Black
30%
24%
White
40%
53%
Two or more races
9%
4%
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.
0.73 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.
18%
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.
6%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 71,303 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Va Beach City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
86
4
Number of Students Managed 71,303 3,850
Graduation Rate 76% 77%
District Total Revenue $831 MM $43 MM
District Spending $880 MM $42 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,610 $11,282
District Spending / Student $12,292 $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 Advanced Technology Center (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Landstown Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Landstown Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Virginia BeachLandstown Elementary School
    2212 Recreation Dr
    Virginia BeachVA 23456
    (757)648-2880
    0.3 mi | 823 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Virginia BeachLandstown Middle School
    2204 Recreation Dr
    Virginia BeachVA 23456
    (757)648-4750
    0.3 mi | 1503 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Virginia BeachAdvanced Technology Center
    Vocational School
    1800 College Crescent
    Virginia BeachVA 23453
    (757)648-5800
    Vocational School

    0.7 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Virginia BeachNew Castle Elementary School
    4136 Dam Neck Rd
    Virginia BeachVA 23456
    (757)648-3080
    0.8 mi | 805 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Virginia BeachSalem Elementary School
    3961 Salem Lakes Blvd
    Virginia BeachVA 23456
    (757)648-3680
    1.2 mi | 467 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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