Arcadia High School

  • Arcadia High School serves 622 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 74% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Arcadia High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Virginia state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Arcadia High School's student population of 622 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students622 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Arcadia High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Arcadia High School is 0.66, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank#686 out of 1791 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
74%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
24%
15%
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Black
40%
23%
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White
35%
50%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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Diversity Score0.660.68
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Graduation Rate80-84%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAccomack County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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