Manchester High School

  • Manchester High School serves 2,001 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 78% (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 92% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Manchester High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Virginia state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Manchester High School's student population of 2,001 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 137 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,001 students
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Total Classroom Teachers137 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Manchester High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Manchester High School is 0.58, 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#383 out of 1791 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
78%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
10%
15%
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Black
29%
23%
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White
57%
50%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
5%
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Diversity Score0.580.68
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Graduation Rate
91%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Manchester 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 NameChesterfield County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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