Patrick Henry High School

  • Patrick Henry High School serves 1,479 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the VA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 49%.
  • Patrick Henry High School operates within the Hanover County School District.
  • Hanover County School District's 91% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 79%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1479 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 96 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,479 students
Patrick Henry High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Patrick Henry High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 96 teachers
Patrick Henry High School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by Grade Patrick Henry High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.34 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 15:1 16:1
Patrick Henry High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
6%
Patrick Henry High School Asian Students (1997-2014)
Hispanic
4%
14%
Patrick Henry High School Black Students (2001-2015)
Black
14%
23%
Patrick Henry High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
80%
51%
Patrick Henry High School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Patrick Henry High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
5%
Patrick Henry High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Patrick Henry 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.
0.34 0.42
Patrick Henry High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)

District Comparison

  • Hanover County School District's student population of 18,041 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 91% has decreased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,355 in this district is less than the state average of $11,380. The district revenue/student has declined by 13% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,572 is less than the state average of $11,077. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District Name Hanover County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
4
Number of Students Managed 18,041 3,627
Hanover County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 91% 79%
Hanover County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2010)
District Total Revenue $171 MM $41 MM
Hanover County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $175 MM $40 MM
Hanover County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,355 $11,380
Hanover County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,572 $11,077
Hanover 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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