Grafton High School

Grafton High School serves 1,327 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Grafton High School operates within the York County Public s School District.
The school district's 91% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 1327 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 82 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,327 students
Grafton High School Total Students (1997-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 82 teachers
Grafton High School Total Classroom Teachers (1999-2012)
Students by Grade Grafton High School 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 0.51 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 16:1 15:1
Grafton High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1999-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
6%
Grafton High School Asian (1997-2012)
Hispanic
6%
12%
Grafton High School Hispanic (1997-2012)
Black
8%
25%
Grafton High School Black (1997-2012)
White
68%
53%
Grafton High School White (1997-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Grafton High School Sch Ethnicity Grafton 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.
0.51 0.64
Grafton High School Diversity Score (1997-2012)
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.
9%
32%
Grafton High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2012)
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.
2%
7%
Grafton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 14,558 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 91% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name York County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
6
Number of Students Managed 14,558 3,669
York County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
Graduation Rate 91% 77%
York County Public s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $131 MM $43 MM
York County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $134 MM $42 MM
York County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,187 $11,282
District Spending / Student $10,351 $11,065
York 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 Woodside Campus High School (2.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Grafton Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dare Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Yorktown Grafton Middle School
    405 Grafton Dr
    Yorktown , VA , 23692
    (757)898-0525
    0  mi  |  862  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Yorktown Three Rivers Pilot Project/york Co
    Alternative School
    C/o York Co Public Schls
    Yorktown , VA , 23692
    (757)898-0516
    Alternative School
    0.6  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Yorktown Dare Elementary School
    300 Dare Rd
    Yorktown , VA , 23692
    (757)898-0324
    0.6  mi  |  424  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Grafton Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Grafton Bethel Elementary School
    410 Lakeside Dr
    Grafton , VA , 23692
    (757)898-0350
    1.3  mi  |  640  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Seaford Seaford Elementary School
    1105 Seaford Rd
    Seaford , VA , 23696
    (757)898-0352
    1.9  mi  |  487  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Yorktown, 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 0.19, which is lower than the Virginia average of 0.39. The most diverse school in Yorktown is Yorktown Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or national school diversity statistics.