Radford High School

  • Radford High School serves 490 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 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%.
  • Radford High School operates within the Radford City School District.
  • Radford City School District's 81% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 79%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 490 students has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 490 students
Radford High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Radford High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Radford High School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by Grade Radford High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.35 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
Radford High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
1%
6%
Radford High School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
3%
14%
Radford High School Black Students (2001-2015)
Black
9%
23%
Radford High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
80%
51%
Radford High School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Radford High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
7%
5%
Radford High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Radford High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA 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.
0.35 0.42
Radford 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.
30%
34%
Radford High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1996-2015)
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.
7%
6%
Radford High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Radford City School District's student population of 1,664 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 81% has decreased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,579 in this district is less than the state average of $11,380. The district revenue/student has declined by 46% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,576 is less than the state average of $11,077. The district spending/student has declined by 45% over four years.
School District Name Radford City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 1,664 3,627
Radford City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 81% 79%
Radford City School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $15 MM $41 MM
Radford City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $15 MM $40 MM
Radford City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,579 $11,380
Radford City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,576 $11,077
Radford City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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