Pound High School (Closed 2012)

11531 Wildcat Dr

Pound, VA 24279-0768

Grades: 9-12

222 students

Pound High School served 222 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 0% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which was less than the state average of 47%.
Pound High School operated within the Wise County School District.
The school district's 78% graduation rate was higher than the VA state average of 77%.

Overview

Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 222 students
Pound High School Total Students (1987-2011)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Pound High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2011)
Students by Grade Pound High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Pound High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2011)
White
100%
53%
All Ethnic Groups Pound High School Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.00 0.41
Pound High School Diversity Score (2007-2011)
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.
39%
32%
Pound High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2011)
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%
Pound High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

School District Name Wise County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
4
Number of Students Managed 6,774 3,850
Graduation Rate 78% 77%
District Total Revenue $73 MM $43 MM
District Spending $77 MM $42 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,724 $11,282
District Spending / Student $11,299 $11,065
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2011 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Jenkins Independent School (3.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jenkins Independent School (3.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is J.w. Adams Combined Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • PoundJ.w. Adams Combined Elementary School
    10824 Orby Cantrell Hwy
    PoundVA 24279
    (276)796-5419
    1.2 mi | 559 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • JenkinsJenkins Independent School
    9409 Hwy 805
    JenkinsKY 41537
    (606)832-2184
    3.4 mi | 577 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • NeonFleming Neon Elementary School
    50 Second St
    NeonKY 41840
    (606)855-7864
    7.6 mi | 186 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • ClintwoodClintwood High School
    141 Greenwave Dr
    ClintwoodVA 24228
    (276)926-8400
    7.8 mi | 385 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • ClintwoodLongs Fork Elementary School
    1280 Browning Hollow
    ClintwoodVA 24228
    (276)926-6339
    7.9 mi | 304 students | Gr. 5-8                      

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