Pocahontas Combined (Closed 2009)

Rt 644
Pocahontas, VA
Pocahontas Combined served 187 students in grades 6-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 2% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students187 students
This chart display total students of Pocahontas Combined by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Pocahontas Combined by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Pocahontas Combined by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2008-2009 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Pocahontas Combined and the public school average student teacher ratio of Virginia by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
American Indian
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Asian
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7%
Hispanic
n/a
16%
Black
2%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Pocahontas Combined and the percentage of Black public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
White
98%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Pocahontas Combined and the percentage of White public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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6%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pocahontas Combined. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score
0.040.68
This chart display the diversity score of Pocahontas Combined and the public school average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pocahontas Combined and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pocahontas Combined and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTazewell County School District
Source: 2008-2009 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Pocahontas Combined is Montcalm High School (5.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bluewell Elementary School (4.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bluefield Bluewell Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 198 students
    4.2 miles
    205 Bluewell School Road
    Bluefield, WV 24701
    (304) 589-5057
    4.2 PK-5 198
  • Boissevain Abb's Valley-boissevain Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 167 students
    4.3 miles
    7030 Abb's Valley Road
    Boissevain, VA 24606
    (276) 945-5969
    4.3 PK-5 167
  • Bluefield Dudley Primary
    Grades: PK-2 | 256 students
    5.0 miles
    1840 Tazewell Ave
    Bluefield, VA 24605
    (276) 326-1507
    5 PK-2 256
  • Rock Montcalm High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 291 students
    5.0 miles
    5366 Simmons River Road
    Rock, WV 24747
    (304) 589-3719
    5 7-12 291
  • Bluefield Graham Intermediate Math: 84% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 280 students
    5.2 miles
    808 Greever Ave
    Bluefield, VA 24605
    (276) 326-3737
    5.2 3-5 280
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