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 (1987-2014)
Asian
n/a
6%
Patrick Henry High School Asian Students (1996-2013)
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)
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 increased from 87% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,237 in this district is less than the state average of $11,091. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,599 is less than the state average of $11,504. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat 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 (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 91% 79%
Hanover County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue $188 MM $40 MM
Hanover County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $176 MM $42 MM
Hanover County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $10,237 $11,091
Hanover County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $9,599 $11,504
Hanover County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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