Hurley High School

  • Hurley High School serves 234 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (which is approximately equal to 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Hurley High School's student population of 234 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students234 students
This chart display total students of Hurley High School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Hurley High School
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Hurley High School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Hurley High School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Hurley High School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hurley High School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank#938 out of 1,796 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hurley High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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 Hurley 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Hurley High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
100%
50%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hurley High School and the percentage of White public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hurley High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Scoren/a0.43
Graduation Rate80-89%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Hurley High School and public school graduation rate of Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hurley High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hurley High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBuchanan Co Pblc Schs School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review Hurley High School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Your child’s education is not just his teacher’s responsibility. As a parent, you have the ability to supplement your child’s education at home and to help him succeed in school. Read on to learn some tips to help your child make the most of his education in 2020.
Childhood experiences shape who we become as adults, for good and bad. The new Surgeon General of California is pushing for childhood trauma screening in students in the hopes of resolving some of the issues that might later lead to the development of physical and mental health problems.
Millions of people struggle with mental health issues on a daily basis, but no one wants to think that these issues might affect children. As a parent, it is your responsibility to know what your child needs and to provide it. This includes identifying problem behaviors and seeking treatment when your child needs help.