Huguenot High School

7945 Forest Hill Ave
Richmond, VA 23225
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Huguenot High School serves 1,349 students in grades 9-12.
Huguenot 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 bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (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 79% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Huguenot High School's student population of 1,349 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 88 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,349 students
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Total Classroom Teachers88 teachers
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School Comparison

Huguenot 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 Huguenot High School is 0.50, 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
#1178 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
70%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
25%
16%
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Black
66%
22%
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White
7%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.500.68
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Graduation Rate
62%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Huguenot High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichmond City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Huguenot High School is George Wythe High School (3.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Elkhardt Thompson Middle School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Richmond Elkhardt Thompson Middle School Math: 27% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 798 students
    0.3 miles
    7824 Forest Hill Ave
    Richmond, VA 23225
    (804) 272-7554
    0.3 6-8 798
  • Richmond Crestwood Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 563 students
    0.6 miles
    7600 Whittington Dr.
    Richmond, VA 23225
    (804) 560-2710
    0.6 PK-5 563
  • Richmond Southampton Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 443 students
    0.9 miles
    3333 Cheverly Rd
    Richmond, VA 23225
    (804) 320-2434
    0.9 PK-5 443
  • Richmond Bon Air Elementary School Math: 86% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 642 students
    1.0 miles
    8701 Polk St
    Richmond, VA 23235
    (804) 560-2700
    1 PK-5 642
  • Richmond Lucille M. Brown Middle School Math: 44% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 755 students
    1.8 miles
    6300 Jahnke Rd
    Richmond, VA 23225
    (804) 319-3013
    1.8 6-8 755

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