Dinwiddie High School

  • Dinwiddie High School serves 1,343 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
  • Dinwiddie High School operates within the Dinwiddie County School District.
  • Dinwiddie County School District's 71% graduation rate is lower than the VA state average of 79%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1343 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 85 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,343 students
Dinwiddie High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Dinwiddie High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers85 teachers
Dinwiddie High School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by GradeDinwiddie High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
Dinwiddie High School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2015)
Asian
n/a
6%
Dinwiddie High School Asian Students (1996-2006)
Hispanic
6%
14%
Dinwiddie High School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
36%
23%
Dinwiddie High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
54%
52%
Dinwiddie High School White Students (1995-2015)
Two or more races
4%
5%
Dinwiddie High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsDinwiddie 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.
0.580.66
Dinwiddie High School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
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.
36%
34%
Dinwiddie High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
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.
8%
6%
Dinwiddie High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Dinwiddie County School District's student population of 3,942 students has decreased by 11% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 71% has increased from 70% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,054 is higher than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,204 is higher than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District NameDinwiddie County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
4
Number of Students Managed3,9423,627
Dinwiddie County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate71%79%
Dinwiddie County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue$54 MM$42 MM
Dinwiddie County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$50 MM$42 MM
Dinwiddie County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,054$10,576
Dinwiddie County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,204$10,658
Dinwiddie 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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