Colonial Forge High School

  • Colonial Forge High School serves 1,996 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the VA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 49%.
  • 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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,996 students
Colonial Forge High School Total Students (2001-2015)
Gender % Colonial Forge High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 123 teachers
Colonial Forge High School Total Teachers (2001-2015)
Students by Grade Colonial Forge High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.63 is more 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 16:1 16:1
Colonial Forge High School Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2015)
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%
51%
Colonial Forge High School White Students (2001-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Colonial Forge High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
7%
5%
Colonial Forge High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Colonial Forge High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA 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.
0.63 0.42
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 (2000-2015)
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 (2000-2015)

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 decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,873 in this district is less than the state average of $11,380. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,047 is less than the state average of $11,077. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Stafford County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
4
Number of Students Managed 27,573 3,627
Stafford County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 92% 79%
Stafford County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $271 MM $41 MM
Stafford County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $303 MM $40 MM
Stafford County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,873 $11,380
Stafford County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,047 $11,077
Stafford County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View 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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    StaffordVA 22554
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    No Street Address
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