Honaker High School

1795 Thompson Creek Rd.
Honaker, VA 24260
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Honaker High School serves 439 students in grades 8-12.
Honaker 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 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (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 14:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Honaker High School's student population of 439 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students439 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Honaker High School
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Honaker 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 Honaker High School is 0.00, 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
#946 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
51%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90-94%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
n/a
16%
Black
n/a
22%
White
100%
49%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
n/a
6%
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Diversity Score
0.000.68
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Honaker High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Honaker 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 NameRussell County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Honaker High School is Council High School (7.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Council Elementary Middle School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Honaker Council Elementary Middle School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-7 | 199 students
    0.5 miles
    7608 Helen Henderson Hwy
    Honaker, VA 24260
    (276) 859-9329
    0.5 PK-7 199
  • Honaker Honaker Elementary School Math: 92% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-7 | 652 students
    1.6 miles
    50 Honaker Elementary Dr.
    Honaker, VA 24260
    (276) 873-6301
    1.6 PK-7 652
  • Swords Creek Swords Creek Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-7 | 142 students
    3.2 miles
    3867 Swords Creek Rd.
    Swords Creek, VA 24649
    (276) 991-0016
    3.2 PK-7 142
  • Rosedale Belfast Elk Garden Elementary School Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 84 students
    5.8 miles
    646 Belfast School Rd.
    Rosedale, VA 24280
    (276) 880-2283
    5.8 K-5 84
  • Honaker Council High School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 136 students
    7.3 miles
    7802 Helen Henderson Hwy
    Honaker, VA 24260
    (276) 859-2627
    7.3 8-12 136

School Reviews

5  
The teachers at this school, when I attended, were more than happy to help the students. Although they have to work at a set pace because of the SOLs they still try to make sure every student understands the material. It is a small area which helps the student/teacher relationship.
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