Smithfield High School

Smithfield High School serves 1,267 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Smithfield High School operates within the Isle Of Wight County School District.
The school district's 100% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 79%.

School Overview

The student population of 1267 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 72 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,267 students
Smithfield High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Smithfield High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 72 teachers
Smithfield High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Smithfield High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Smithfield High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
4%
13%
Smithfield High School Black Students (1999-2014)
Black
30%
23%
Smithfield High School Black Students (1993-2014)
White
61%
52%
Smithfield High School White Students (1993-2014)
Two or more races
5%
5%
Smithfield High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Smithfield High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA All Ethnic Groups 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.
0.54 0.42
Smithfield High School Diversity Score (1993-2014)
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.
21%
33%
Smithfield High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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.
4%
6%
Smithfield High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,507 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,246 is higher than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,540 is less than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Isle Of Wight County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
4
Number of Students Managed 5,507 3,815
Isle Of Wight County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 100% 79%
Isle Of Wight County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $62 MM $42 MM
Isle Of Wight County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $58 MM $42 MM
Isle Of Wight County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,246 $10,576
Isle Of Wight County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,540 $10,658
Isle Of Wight County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Warwick High School (10.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Smithfield Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Carrollton Elementary School (2.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SmithfieldSmithfield Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 603 students14175 Turner Dr
    SmithfieldVA 23430
    (757)365-4100
    07-8603
  • CarrolltonCarrollton Elementary School
    2.5 miles | Grades: PK-3 | 604 students14440 New Towne Haven Ln
    CarrolltonVA 23314
    (757)238-2452
    2.5PK-3604
  • SmithfieldWestside Elementary School
    3.3 miles | Grades: 4-6 | 799 students800 Main St
    SmithfieldVA 23430
    (757)357-3021
    3.34-6799
  • SmithfieldHardy Elementary School
    5.1 miles | Grades: PK-3 | 485 students9311 Hardy Circle
    SmithfieldVA 23430
    (757)357-3204
    5.1PK-3485
  • SuffolkOakland Elementary School
    1 Negative Reviews
    7.8 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 520 students5505 Godwin Blvd
    SuffolkVA 23434
    (757)923-5248
    7.8PK-5520

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