Highland Springs High School

  • Highland Springs High School serves 1,760 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
  • Highland Springs High School operates within the Henrico County School District.
  • Henrico County School District's 81% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 79%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1760 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 111 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,760 students
Highland Springs High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Highland Springs High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers111 teachers
Highland Springs High School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by GradeHighland Springs High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
Highland Springs High School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2015)
Asian
n/a
6%
Highland Springs High School Asian Students (1993-2010)
Hispanic
5%
14%
Highland Springs High School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
80%
23%
Highland Springs High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
12%
52%
Highland Springs High School White Students (1995-2015)
Two or more races
3%
5%
Highland Springs High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsHighland Springs High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownVA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.350.66
Highland Springs High School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
54%
34%
Highland Springs High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
6%
Highland Springs High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2015)

District Comparison

  • Henrico County School District's student population of 49,505 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 81% has increased from 76% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,952 in this district is less than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,792 is higher than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District NameHenrico County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
79
4
Number of Students Managed49,5053,627
Henrico County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate81%79%
Henrico County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue$498 MM$42 MM
Henrico County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$541 MM$42 MM
Henrico County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,952$10,576
Henrico County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,792$10,658
Henrico County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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