Kecoughtan High School

  • Kecoughtan High School serves 1,739 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the VA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
  • Kecoughtan High School operates within the Hampton City School District.
  • Hampton City School District's 73% graduation rate is lower than the VA state average of 79%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1739 students has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 129 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,739 students
Kecoughtan High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Kecoughtan High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 129 teachers
Kecoughtan High School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by Grade Kecoughtan High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 16:1
Kecoughtan High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
2%
6%
Kecoughtan High School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
4%
14%
Kecoughtan High School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
42%
23%
Kecoughtan High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
46%
51%
Kecoughtan High School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Kecoughtan High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
6%
5%
Kecoughtan High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Kecoughtan High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA 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.
0.61 0.42
Kecoughtan High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
30%
34%
Kecoughtan High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
6%
6%
Kecoughtan High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Hampton City School District's student population of 20,796 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,814 in this district is less than the state average of $11,380. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,758 is less than the state average of $11,077. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Hampton City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
31
4
Number of Students Managed 20,796 3,627
Hampton City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 73% 79%
Hampton City School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $229 MM $41 MM
Hampton City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $228 MM $40 MM
Hampton City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,814 $11,380
Hampton City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,758 $11,077
Hampton City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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