Narrows High School

Tel: (540)726-2384
  • Narrows High School serves 350 students in grades 8-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the VA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
  • Narrows High School operates within the Giles County School District.
  • Giles County School District's 83% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 79%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 350 students has grown by 19% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 350 students
Narrows High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Narrows High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Narrows High School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by Grade Narrows High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less 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 14:1 16:1
Narrows High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
6%
Narrows High School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
2%
14%
Narrows High School Black Students (1998-2015)
Black
n/a
23%
Narrows High School Black Students (2004-2014)
White
96%
51%
Narrows High School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Narrows High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
5%
Narrows High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Narrows 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.
0.08 0.42
Narrows 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.
34%
34%
Narrows 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%
Narrows High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Giles County School District's student population of 2,423 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 83% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,380 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 $9,858 is less than the state average of $11,077. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Giles County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
4
Number of Students Managed 2,423 3,627
Giles County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 83% 79%
Giles County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $26 MM $41 MM
Giles County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $24 MM $40 MM
Giles County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,380 $11,380
Giles County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,858 $11,077
Giles County 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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