Arcadia High School

  • Arcadia High School serves 581 students in grades 9-13.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the VA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
  • Arcadia High School operates within the Accomack County School District.
  • Accomack County School District's 69% graduation rate is lower than the VA state average of 79%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 581 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-13
Total Students 581 students
Arcadia High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Arcadia High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Arcadia High School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by Grade Arcadia High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.66 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 15:1 16:1
Arcadia High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
1%
6%
Arcadia High School Asian Students (1998-2015)
Hispanic
19%
14%
Arcadia High School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
39%
23%
Arcadia High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
40%
51%
Arcadia High School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Arcadia High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
5%
Arcadia High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Arcadia 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.
0.66 0.42
Arcadia High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
60%
34%
Arcadia High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
6%
6%
Arcadia High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Accomack County School District's student population of 5,258 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 95% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,806 in this district is less than the state average of $11,380. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,349 is less than the state average of $11,077. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Accomack County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
4
Number of Students Managed 5,258 3,627
Accomack County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 69% 79%
Accomack County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2010)
District Total Revenue $52 MM $41 MM
Accomack County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $54 MM $40 MM
Accomack County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,806 $11,380
Accomack County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,349 $11,077
Accomack County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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