Manchester High School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
12601 Bailey Bridge Rd.
Midlothian, VA 23112
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Manchester High School serves 2,028 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 83% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 88% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2015-16 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 30%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 50%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Manchester High School's student population of 2,028 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 134 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,028 students
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Total Classroom Teachers134 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Manchester High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,796 schools in Virginia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Manchester High School is 0.60, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank#503 out of 1,796 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
80%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
9%
14%
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Black
29%
23%
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White
56%
50%
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Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Manchester High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.600.42
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Graduation Rate
93%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChesterfield County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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