7101 Granby St
Norfolk, VA 23505
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Granby High School serves 1,824 students in grades 9-12.
Granby High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 82%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 79% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 54% (majority Black).

School Overview

Granby High School's student population of 1,824 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 154 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,824 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
154 teachers
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School Rankings

Granby High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Granby High School is 0.67, 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
#1251 out of 1800 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
8%
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Hispanic
12%
18%
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Black
50%
22%
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White
26%
46%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
8%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.67
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Graduation Rate
78%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,824 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 74%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 78% (Btm 50% in VA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 79% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.67

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