Colonial Forge High School

  • Colonial Forge High School serves 1,996 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
  • Colonial Forge High School operates within the Stafford County School District.
  • Stafford County School District's 92% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 79%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1996 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 123 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,996 students
Colonial Forge High School Total Students (2001-2015)
Gender %Colonial Forge High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers123 teachers
Colonial Forge High School Total Teachers (2001-2015)
Students by GradeColonial Forge High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
Colonial Forge High School Student Teacher Ratio (2001-2015)
Asian
3%
6%
Colonial Forge High School Asian Students (2001-2015)
Hispanic
13%
14%
Colonial Forge High School Black Students (2001-2015)
Black
22%
23%
Colonial Forge High School Black Students (2001-2015)
White
55%
52%
Colonial Forge High School White Students (2001-2015)
Two or more races
7%
5%
Colonial Forge High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsColonial Forge High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownVA 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.
0.630.66
Colonial Forge High School Diversity Score (2001-2015)
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.
11%
34%
Colonial Forge High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2015)
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.
3%
6%
Colonial Forge High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Stafford County School District's student population of 27,573 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 92% has increased from 88% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,586 in this district is less than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,422 is less than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has declined by 14% over four years.
School District NameStafford County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
4
Number of Students Managed27,5733,627
Stafford County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate92%79%
Stafford County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue$263 MM$42 MM
Stafford County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$259 MM$42 MM
Stafford County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,586$10,576
Stafford County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,422$10,658
Stafford County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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    1.3 miles
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