Pound High School (Closed 2012)

  • Pound High School served 222 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the VA average of 15:1.
  • Pound High School operated within the Wise County School District.
  • Wise County School District's 81% graduation rate was higher than the VA state average of 79%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students222 students
Pound High School Total Students (1987-2011)
Gender %Pound High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
Pound High School Total Teachers (1988-2011)
Students by GradePound High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
Pound High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2011)
Asian
n/a
6%
Pound High School Asian Students (2006-2009)
White
100%
52%
Pound High School White Students (1993-2011)
All Ethnic GroupsPound High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownVA 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.
n/a0.66
Pound High School Diversity Score (2007-2011)
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.
39%
34%
Pound High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2011)
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.
8%
6%
Pound High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2011)

District Comparison

School District NameWise County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
4
Number of Students Managed6,1113,627
Wise County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate81%79%
Wise County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue$73 MM$42 MM
Wise County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$70 MM$42 MM
Wise County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,950$10,576
Wise County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,455$10,658
Wise County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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