304 Blue Devil Circle
Castlewood, VA 24224
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Castlewood High School serves 339 students in grades 8-12.
Castlewood High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 82%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.

Top Rankings

Castlewood High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

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School Overview

Castlewood High School's student population of 339 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 8-12
Total Students
339 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Castlewood High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,800 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Castlewood High School is 0.00, 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 Data
This School
State Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#599 out of 1800 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
15:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
n/a
16%
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Black
n/a
22%
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White
100%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
6%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.00
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 8-12
  • Students: 339 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Btm 50% in VA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.00 (Btm 50%)

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