Narrows High School

Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Narrows High School serves 347 students in grades 8-12.
Narrows High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 74% (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 80-84% (which is approximately equal to the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Narrows High School's student population of 347 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students347 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Narrows High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Narrows High School is 0.08, 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
#879 out of 1791 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
74%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
2%
16%
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Black
n/a
22%
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White
96%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.080.68
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGiles County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Narrows High School is Giles High School (3.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Narrows Elementary Middle School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Narrows Narrows Elementary Middle School Math: 81% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-7 | 476 students
    0.5 miles
    401 Wolf St
    Narrows, VA 24124
    (540) 726-2391
    0.5 PK-7 476
  • Pearisburg Giles County Technical Center Vocational School

    3.9 miles
    1827 Wenonah Avenue
    Pearisburg, VA 24134
    (540) 921-1166
    3.9 n/a n/a
  • Pearisburg Giles High School Math: 74% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 658 students
    3.9 miles
    1825 Wenonah Avenue
    Pearisburg, VA 24134
    (540) 921-1711
    3.9 8-12 658
  • Pearisburg Macy Mcclaugherty Elementary Middle School Math: 79% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-7 | 557 students
    4.3 miles
    1001 Henson Ave
    Pearisburg, VA 24134
    (540) 921-1363
    4.3 PK-7 557
  • Peterstown Peterstown Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 451 students
    4.4 miles
    108 College Drive
    Peterstown, WV 24963
    (304) 753-4328
    4.4 PK-4 451

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