1 Maroon Way
Wytheville, VA 24382
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
George Wythe High School serves 451 students in grades 9-12.
George Wythe High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥95% (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 90-94% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 54% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

George Wythe High School's student population of 451 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
451 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

George Wythe High School is ranked within the top 5% 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 George Wythe High School is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#51 out of 1800 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥95%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90-94%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
8%
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Hispanic
2%
18%
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Black
9%
22%
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White
83%
46%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.30
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 451 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 30% in VA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≥95% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 90-94% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.30

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