Grundy High School

  • Grundy High School serves 419 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 74% (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 80-84% (which is approximately equal to the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Grundy 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 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.

School Overview

  • Grundy High School's student population of 419 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 30% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2012)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students419 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Grundy 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Grundy High School is 0.01, 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#879 out of 1791 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
74%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Grundy High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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7%
Hispanic
n/a
15%
Black
n/a
23%
White
100%
50%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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5%
Diversity Score0.010.68
This chart display the diversity score of Grundy High School and the public school average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Graduation Rate90-94%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Grundy High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBuchanan County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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