Hermitage High School

  • Hermitage High School serves 1,667 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (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 87% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Hermitage 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 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Hermitage High School's student population of 1,667 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 100 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,667 students
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Total Classroom Teachers100 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hermitage High School is ranked within the bottom 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 Hermitage High School is 0.68, which is equal to 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#919 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
66%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
16%
16%
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Black
46%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hermitage High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
29%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hermitage High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.680.68
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Graduation Rate
87%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hermitage 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 NameHenrico County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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