Glenvar High School

  • Glenvar High School serves 557 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 91% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥95% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Glenvar High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 50%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Glenvar High School's student population of 557 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students557 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Glenvar High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,796 schools in Virginia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Glenvar High School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
80%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
3%
14%
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Black
3%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Glenvar High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
93%
50%
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Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Glenvar High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.130.42
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Graduation Rate80-84%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Glenvar High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRoanoke County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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