Graham High School

Graham High School serves 520 students in grades 9-12.
Graham High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Graham High School's student population of 520 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students520 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

Graham High School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Graham High School is 0.19, 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
#647 out of 1791 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
70%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90-94%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
n/a
16%
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Black
5%
22%
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White
90%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.190.68
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTazewell County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Graham High School is Bluefield Alternative Learning Center (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Graham Middle School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bluefield Graham Middle School Math: 82% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 416 students
    0.4 miles
    #1 Academic Cir
    Bluefield, VA 24605
    (276) 326-1101
    0.4 6-8 416
  • Tazewell Tazewell Elementary School Math: 92% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 477 students
    0.8 miles
    175 Parkview Drive
    Tazewell, VA 24651
    (276) 988-4441
    0.8 PK-5 477
  • Bluefield Graham Intermediate Math: 84% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 280 students
    1.2 miles
    808 Greever Ave
    Bluefield, VA 24605
    (276) 326-3737
    1.2 3-5 280
  • Bluefield Dudley Primary
    Grades: PK-2 | 256 students
    1.4 miles
    1840 Tazewell Ave
    Bluefield, VA 24605
    (276) 326-1507
    1.4 PK-2 256
  • Bluefield Bluefield Alternative Learning Center Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    1.7 miles
    2002 Stadium Drive
    Bluefield, WV 24702
    (304) 325-2481
    1.7 9-12 n/a

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