7802 Helen Henderson Hwy
Oakwood, VA 24260
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Council High School serves 136 students in grades 8-12.
Council High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 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 60-69% (which is lower 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

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

School Overview

Council High School's student population of 136 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 8-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
136 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
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School Rankings

Council High School is ranked within the bottom 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 Council 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
#1112 out of 1800 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Council High School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
82%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Council High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Virginia by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
15:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Council High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
n/a
16%
Black
n/a
22%
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White
100%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Council High School and the percentage of White public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
6%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score
0.00
This chart display the diversity score of Council High School and the public school average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥90%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Council High School and public school graduation rate of Virginia by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Council High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Council High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 8-12
  • Students: 136 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 50% in VA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.00 (Btm 50%)

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