Grafton High School

403 Grafton Dr
Yorktown, VA 23692
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Grafton High School serves 1,181 students in grades 9-12.
Grafton 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 86% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Grafton High School's student population of 1,181 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 86 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,181 students
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Total Classroom Teachers86 teachers
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School Comparison

Grafton High School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Grafton High School is 0.61, 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
#154 out of 1791 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
86%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
9%
7%
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Hispanic
8%
16%
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Black
11%
22%
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White
60%
49%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
11%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.610.68
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Graduation Rate
95%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYork County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Grafton High School is Woodside High School (3.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Grafton Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Yorktown Grafton Middle School Math: 71% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 902 students
    0.0 miles
    405 Grafton Dr
    Yorktown, VA 23692
    (757) 898-0525
    0 6-8 902
  • Yorktown Dare Elementary School Math: 86% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 417 students
    0.6 miles
    300 Dare Rd
    Yorktown, VA 23692
    (757) 898-0324
    0.6 K-5 417
  • Yorktown Grafton Bethel Elementary School Math: 89% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 632 students
    1.3 miles
    410 Lakeside Dr
    Yorktown, VA 23692
    (757) 898-0350
    1.3 K-5 632
  • Seaford Seaford Elementary School Math: 94% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 441 students
    1.9 miles
    1105 Seaford Rd
    Seaford, VA 23696
    (757) 898-0352
    1.9 K-5 441
  • Newport News New Horizons Woodside Campus Vocational School

    2.3 miles
    13400 Woodside Ln
    Newport News, VA 23608
    (804) 874-4444
    2.3 n/a n/a

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