Chincoteague High School

4586 Main St
Chincoteague Island, VA 23336
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Chincoteague High School serves 286 students in grades 6-12.
Chincoteague High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 81% (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.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Chincoteague High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

Chincoteague High School's student population of 286 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students286 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Chincoteague High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Chincoteague High School is 0.31, 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
#466 out of 1791 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
81%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
4%
16%
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Black
14%
22%
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White
82%
49%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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6%
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Diversity Score
0.310.68
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Chincoteague High School is Arcadia High School (10.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Arcadia Middle School (10.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chincoteague Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chincoteague Island Chincoteague Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 236 students
    0.6 miles
    6078 Hallie Whealton Smith Dr
    Chincoteague Island, VA 23336
    (757) 336-5545
    0.6 PK-5 236
  • Oak Hall Arcadia High School Math: 74% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 622 students
    10.1 miles
    8210 Lankford Highway
    Oak Hall, VA 23416
    (757) 824-5613
    10.1 9-12 622
  • Oak Hall Badger Vocational Education Center - North Vocational School

    10.1 miles
    8210 Lankford Highway
    Oak Hall, VA 23416
    (757) 824-5613
    10.1 n/a n/a
  • Oak Hall Arcadia Middle School Math: 47% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 519 students
    10.2 miles
    29485 Horsey Rd.
    Oak Hall, VA 23416
    (757) 824-4862
    10.2 6-8 519
  • Pocomoke City Pocomoke High School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 342 students
    12.8 miles
    1817 Old Virginia Rd
    Pocomoke City, MD 21851
    (410) 632-5180
    12.8 9-12 342

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