Pound High School (Closed 2011)

11531 Wildcat Dr,

Pound, VA, 24279-0768

Grades: 9-12

222 students

Pound High School (Closed 2011) 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 1% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which was less than the state average of 47%.
Pound High School (Closed 2011) operated within the Wise County Public s 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)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
6%
Pound High School Asian (2006-2009)
Hispanic
n/a
12%
Black
n/a
25%
White
99%
53%
Pound High School White (1993-2011)
All Ethnic Groups Pound High School Sch Ethnicity Pound 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.
0.02 0.84
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%
7%
Pound High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

School District Name Wise County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
6
Number of Students Managed 6,910 3,926
Wise County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 78% 77%
Wise County Public s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $73 MM n/a
Wise County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $77 MM n/a
Wise County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,724 $0
Wise County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,299 $0
Wise County Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Wise Primary (10.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Pound J.w. Adams Combined Elementary School
    10824 Orby Cantrell Hwy
    Pound , VA , 24279
    (276)796-5419
    1.2  mi  |  584  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Jenkins Jenkins Independent School
    269 Hwy 3086
    Jenkins , KY , 41537
    (606)832-2184
    3.4  mi  |  587  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Fleming Neon Fleming Neon Elementary School
    50 Second St
    Fleming Neon , KY , 41840
    (606)855-7864
    7.6  mi  |  206  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Clintwood Clintwood High School
    5600 Dickenson Hwy
    Clintwood , VA , 24288
    (276)926-8400
    7.8  mi  |  308  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Clintwood Longs Fork Elementary School
    1280 Browning Hollow
    Clintwood , VA , 24228
    (276)926-6339
    7.9  mi  |  300  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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Wise 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 0.46, which is lower than the Virginia average of 0.84. The most diverse school district in Wise County is Alvord Independent School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or national school diversity statistics.