Patrick Henry High School

12449 West Patrick Henry Road
Ashland, VA 23005
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Patrick Henry High School serves 1,408 students in grades 9-12.
Patrick Henry 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 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 76% (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 87% (which is higher than 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 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Patrick Henry High School's student population of 1,408 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 99 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,408 students
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Total Classroom Teachers99 teachers
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School Comparison

Patrick Henry 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 Patrick Henry High School is 0.39, 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
#640 out of 1791 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
76%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
7%
16%
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Black
12%
22%
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White
77%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.390.68
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Graduation Rate
93%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
38%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHanover County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Patrick Henry High School is Glen Allen High School (8.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Liberty Middle School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ashland Liberty Middle School Math: 68% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,071 student
    0.7 miles
    13496 Liberty School Road
    Ashland, VA 23005
    (804) 365-8060
    0.7 6-8 1,071
  • Ashland Henry Clay Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 390 students
    3.8 miles
    310 S James St
    Ashland, VA 23005
    (804) 365-8120
    3.8 PK-2 390
  • Ashland John M. Gandy Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 337 students
    3.8 miles
    201 Archie Cannon Drive
    Ashland, VA 23005
    (804) 365-4640
    3.8 3-5 337
  • Ashland Elmont Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 411 students
    5.2 miles
    12007 Cedar Lane
    Ashland, VA 23005
    (804) 365-8100
    5.2 PK-5 411
  • Montpelier South Anna Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 586 students
    6.9 miles
    13122 Waltons Tavern Road
    Montpelier, VA 23192
    (804) 883-6089
    6.9 PK-5 586

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