Pound High School (Closed 2012)

Pound High School served 222 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was ≥95% (which was higher than the Virginia state average of 86%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was ≥95% (which was higher than the Virginia state average of 88%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 1% of the student body (majority Asian), which was lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students222 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
≥95%
86%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pound High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Virginia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
≥95%
88%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pound High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Virginia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Pound High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
16%
Black
n/a
22%
White
99%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Pound High School and the percentage of White public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
6%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pound High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score
0.020.68
This chart display the diversity score of Pound High School and the public school average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(10-11)
85-89%
82%
Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pound High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pound High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWise County School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pound High School is Jenkins Independent School (3.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is J.w. Adams Combined (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pound J.w. Adams Combined Math: 91% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-8 | 457 students
    1.2 miles
    10824 Orby Cantrell Hwy
    Pound, VA 24279
    (276) 796-5419
    1.2 PK-8 457
  • Jenkins Jenkins Independent School Math: 35% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 437 students
    3.4 miles
    9409 Highway 805
    Jenkins, KY 41537
    (606) 832-2184
    3.4 PK-12 437
  • Neon Fleming Neon Middle School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 202 students
    7.6 miles
    50 Second Street
    Neon, KY 41840
    (606) 855-9042
    7.6 6-8 202
  • Whitesburg Martha Jane Potter Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 410 students
    8.0 miles
    55 Kona Dr
    Whitesburg, KY 41858
    (606) 855-7544
    8 K-5 410
  • Clintwood Clintwood Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 501 students
    8.8 miles
    150 Elementary Circle
    Clintwood, VA 24228
    (276) 926-6088
    8.8 PK-5 501
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