Poquoson High School

  • Poquoson High School serves 767 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the VA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 49%.
  • Poquoson High School operates within the Poquoson City School District.
  • Poquoson City School District's 90% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 79%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 767 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 767 students
Poquoson High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Poquoson High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 59 teachers
Poquoson High School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by Grade Poquoson High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.15 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 13:1 16:1
Poquoson High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
4%
6%
Poquoson High School Asian Students (1994-2015)
Hispanic
2%
14%
Poquoson High School Black Students (1993-2015)
Black
1%
23%
Poquoson High School Black Students (1997-2015)
White
92%
51%
Poquoson High School White Students (1994-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Poquoson High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
5%
Poquoson 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.
0.15 0.42
Poquoson 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.
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Poquoson High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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.
n/a n/a
Poquoson High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

  • Poquoson City School District's student population of 2,095 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 90% has decreased from 93% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,910 in this district is less than the state average of $11,091. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,911 is less than the state average of $11,504. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Poquoson City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 2,095 3,627
Poquoson City School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 90% 79%
Poquoson City School District Graduation Rate (1994-2015)
District Total Revenue $22 MM $40 MM
Poquoson City School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $22 MM $42 MM
Poquoson City School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $9,910 $11,091
Poquoson City School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $9,911 $11,504
Poquoson City 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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