John S. Battle High School

  • John S. Battle High School serves 611 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 83% (which is higher 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 50%.

School Overview

  • John S. Battle High School's student population of 611 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students611 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • John S. Battle High School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of John S. Battle High School is 0.06, 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#341 out of 1,796 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of John S. Battle 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)90-94%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of John S. Battle 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 Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
2%
15%
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Black
n/a
23%
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White
97%
50%
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Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in John S. Battle High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.060.43
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Graduation Rate85-89%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in John S. Battle 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
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in John S. Battle 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 NameWashington Co Pblc Schs School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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