8201 Jefferson Davis Hwy
Fredericksburg, VA 22407
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Massaponax High School serves 2,023 students in grades 9-12.
Massaponax High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 76% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 82%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 82% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

School Overview

Massaponax High School's student population of 2,023 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 114 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,023 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
114 teachers
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School Rankings

Massaponax High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,800 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Massaponax High School is 0.66, 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 Data
This School
State Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1026 out of 1800 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
14%
16%
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Black
27%
22%
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White
50%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.66
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Graduation Rate
86%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 2,023 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 86% (Btm 50% in VA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 76% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 82% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.66 (Top 30%)

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