Grafton High School

  • Grafton High School serves 1,201 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the VA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is less than the state average of 49%.
  • Grafton High School operates within the York County School District.
  • York County School District's 87% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 79%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1201 students has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 78 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,201 students
Grafton High School Total Students (1997-2015)
Gender % Grafton High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 78 teachers
Grafton High School Total Teachers (2001-2015)
Students by Grade Grafton High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Grafton High School Student Teacher Ratio (2001-2015)
Asian
7%
6%
Grafton High School Asian Students (1997-2015)
Hispanic
7%
14%
Grafton High School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
11%
23%
Grafton High School Black Students (1997-2015)
White
67%
51%
Grafton High School White Students (1997-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Grafton High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
8%
5%
Grafton High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Grafton High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA 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.
0.53 0.42
Grafton High School Diversity Score (1997-2015)
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.
7%
34%
Grafton High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
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.
5%
6%
Grafton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • York County School District's student population of 12,616 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 87% has decreased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,214 in this district is less than the state average of $11,380. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,646 is less than the state average of $11,077. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name York County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
4
Number of Students Managed 12,616 3,627
York County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 87% 79%
York County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $127 MM $41 MM
York County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $133 MM $40 MM
York County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,214 $11,380
York County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,646 $11,077
York County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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  • YorktownGrafton Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 868 students
    0 miles
    No Street Address
    YorktownVA 23692
    (757)898-0525
    06-8868
  • YorktownDare Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 405 students
    0.6 miles
    No Street Address
    YorktownVA 23692
    (757)898-0324
    0.6PK-5405
  • Yorktown Grafton Bethel Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 616 students
    1.3 miles
    No Street Address
    YorktownVA 23692
    (757)898-0350
    1.3KG-5616
  • SeafordSeaford Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 468 students
    1.9 miles
    No Street Address
    SeafordVA 23696
    (757)898-0352
    1.9KG-5468
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    2.3 miles
    No Street Address
    Newport NewsVA 23608
    (757)766-0000
    2.3n/an/a

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5  9/30/2014
Excellent athletic program, band and teachers.
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