Dinwiddie County High School

11501 Boisseau Road
Dinwiddie, VA 23841
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Dinwiddie County High School serves 1,300 students in grades 9-12.
Dinwiddie County High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 84% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

School Overview

Dinwiddie County High School's student population of 1,300 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 85 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,300 students
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Total Classroom Teachers85 teachers
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School Comparison

Dinwiddie County High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Dinwiddie County High School is 0.60, 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
#928 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
71%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
16%
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Black
37%
22%
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White
51%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.600.68
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Graduation Rate
82%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDinwiddie County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Dinwiddie County High School is Southside Va Training Center (9.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Dinwiddie County Middle School (1.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Dinwiddie Dinwiddie County Middle School Math: 69% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,004 student
    1.4 miles
    11608 Courthouse Road
    Dinwiddie, VA 23841
    (804) 469-5430
    1.4 6-8 1,004
  • Dinwiddie Dinwiddie Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 346 students
    2.2 miles
    13811 Boydton Plank Rd
    Dinwiddie, VA 23841
    (804) 469-4580
    2.2 K-5 346
  • Dinwiddie Southside Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 513 students
    2.9 miles
    10305 Boydton Plank Rd
    Dinwiddie, VA 23841
    (804) 469-4480
    2.9 PK-5 513
  • Sutherland Sutherland Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 520 students
    5.7 miles
    6000 R. B. Pamplin Drive
    Sutherland, VA 23885
    (804) 732-4168
    5.7 K-5 520
  • Church Road Midway Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 388 students
    6.0 miles
    5511 Midway Rd
    Church Road, VA 23833
    (804) 265-4205
    6 K-5 388

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