Chilhowie High School

  • Chilhowie High School serves 437 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the VA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
  • Chilhowie High School operates within the Smyth County School District.
  • Smyth County School District's 78% graduation rate is lower than the VA state average of 79%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 437 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 437 students
Chilhowie High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Chilhowie High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Chilhowie High School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by Grade Chilhowie High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.10 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 14:1 16:1
Chilhowie High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
n/a
6%
Chilhowie High School Asian Students (2006-2010)
Hispanic
4%
14%
Chilhowie High School Black Students (2001-2015)
Black
1%
23%
Chilhowie High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
95%
51%
Chilhowie High School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Chilhowie High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
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.
0.10 0.42
Chilhowie 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.
n/a n/a
Chilhowie 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.
n/a n/a
Chilhowie High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Smyth County School District's student population of 4,553 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 78% has increased from 71% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,256 in this district is less than the state average of $11,091. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,015 is less than the state average of $11,504. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Smyth County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
4
Number of Students Managed 4,553 3,627
Smyth County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 78% 79%
Smyth County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2015)
District Total Revenue $50 MM $40 MM
Smyth County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $49 MM $42 MM
Smyth County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $10,256 $11,091
Smyth County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $10,015 $11,504
Smyth County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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