4549 Malus Dr
Salem, VA 24153
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Glenvar High School serves 628 students in grades 9-12.
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 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 92% (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 13:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 54% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 628 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 30% in VA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 92% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 90-94% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Glenvar High School's student population of 628 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
628 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
50 teachers
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School Rankings

Glenvar High School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Glenvar High School is 0.21, 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
#143 out of 1800 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90-94%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
8%
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Hispanic
3%
18%
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Black
3%
22%
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White
89%
46%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.21
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Glenvar High School's ranking?

Glenvar High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for: Highest overall rank (Top 10%), Highest math proficiency (Top 20%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

92% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 82% VA state average), while 90-94% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 78% VA state average).

What is the graduation rate of Glenvar High School?

The graduation rate of Glenvar High School is 90-94%, which is higher than the Virginia state average of 87%.

How many students attend Glenvar High School?

628 students attend Glenvar High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

89% of Glenvar High School students are White, 3% of students are Black, 3% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Glenvar High School?

Glenvar High School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Virginia state average of 14:1.

What grades does Glenvar High School offer ?

Glenvar High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 628 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 30%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 92% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 90-94% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

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