York River Academy

9300 Geo. Washington Mem. Hwy

Yorktown, VA 23692

Tel: (757)898-0516
Grades 9-12
93 students
York River Academy serves 93 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
York River Academy operates within the York County-1 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 93 students has grown by 52% over five years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 25% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 93 students
York River Academy Total Students (2004-2014)
Gender % York River Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
York River Academy Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade York River Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 7:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 is less 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 9:1 16:1
York River Academy Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2014)
Asian
1%
6%
York River Academy Asian Students (2003-2014)
Hispanic
5%
13%
York River Academy Black Students (2004-2014)
Black
14%
23%
York River Academy Black Students (2004-2014)
White
78%
52%
York River Academy White Students (2004-2014)
Two or more races
2%
5%
York River Academy Two Or More Races Students (2009-2014)
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.
0.37 0.42
York River Academy Diversity Score (2004-2014)
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.
11%
33%
York River Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
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.
3%
6%
York River Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

School District Name York County-1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
4
Number of Students Managed n/a 3,815
Graduation Rate n/a 79%
District Total Revenue n/a $42 MM
District Spending n/a $42 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $10,576
District Spending / Student n/a $10,658
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 York High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Yorktown Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Yorktown Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • YorktownYork High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1075 students
    0 miles
    9300 Geo Wash Mem Hwy
    YorktownVA 23692
    (757)898-0354
    09-121075
  • YorktownYorktown Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 668 students
    0.2 miles
    131 Siege Ln
    YorktownVA 23692
    (757)898-0358
    0.2PK-5668
  • YorktownYorktown Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 769 students
    1.7 miles
    11201 Geo Wash Mem Hwy
    YorktownVA 23692
    (757)898-0360
    1.76-8769
  • YorktownGrafton High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1234 students
    3.2 miles
    403 Grafton Dr
    YorktownVA 23692
    (757)898-0530
    3.29-121234
  • YorktownGrafton Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 868 students
    3.2 miles
    405 Grafton Dr
    YorktownVA 23692
    (757)898-0525
    3.26-8868

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