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 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
  • 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 OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students490 students
Radford High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Radford High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
Radford High School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by GradeRadford High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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%
52%
Radford High School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/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 GroupsRadford 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.
0.350.66
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 increased from 72% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,630 is higher than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,868 is higher than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameRadford City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed1,6643,627
Radford City School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate81%79%
Radford City School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue$19 MM$42 MM
Radford City School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$19 MM$42 MM
Radford City School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,630$10,576
Radford City School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,868$10,658
Radford City School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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