George Wythe High School

4314 Crutchfield St
Richmond, VA 23225
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
George Wythe High School serves 1,180 students in grades 9-12.
George Wythe 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 bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (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 78% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

George Wythe High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

George Wythe High School's student population of 1,180 students has grown by 34% over five school years.
The teacher population of 84 teachers has grown by 37% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,180 students
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Total Classroom Teachers84 teachers
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School Comparison

George Wythe 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 George Wythe High School is 0.52, 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
#1482 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
40%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
33%
16%
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Black
61%
22%
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White
5%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
6%
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Diversity Score
0.520.68
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Graduation Rate
61%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichmond City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to George Wythe High School is Richmond Career Education And Employment (charter School) (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lucille M. Brown Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Patrick Henry School Of Science And Arts (0.8 miles away)
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