Riverheads High School

  • Riverheads High School serves 488 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the VA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is less than the state average of 49%.
  • Riverheads High School operates within the Augusta County School District.
  • Augusta County School District's 80% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 79%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 488 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 488 students
Riverheads High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Riverheads High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Riverheads High School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by Grade Riverheads High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.08 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 14:1 16:1
Riverheads High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
1%
6%
Riverheads High School Asian Students (1993-2015)
Hispanic
n/a
14%
Riverheads High School Black Students (2005-2012)
Black
1%
23%
Riverheads High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
96%
51%
Riverheads High School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Riverheads High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
5%
Riverheads High School Two Or More Races Students (2014-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Riverheads 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.
0.08 0.42
Riverheads 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.
21%
34%
Riverheads High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
5%
6%
Riverheads High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Augusta County School District's student population of 10,522 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,584 in this district is less than the state average of $11,380. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,122 is less than the state average of $11,077. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Augusta County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
4
Number of Students Managed 10,522 3,627
Augusta County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 80% 79%
Augusta County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $113 MM $41 MM
Augusta County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $108 MM $40 MM
Augusta County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,584 $11,380
Augusta County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,122 $11,077
Augusta County 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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  • StauntonRiverheads Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 537 students
    0 miles
    No Street Address
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    (540)337-2535
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    7.3 miles
    No Street Address
    StauntonVA 24401
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    Grades: 6-8 | 731 students
    7.4 miles
    No Street Address
    StauntonVA 24401
    (540)886-5806
    7.46-8731
  • StauntonBessie Weller Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 435 students
    8.4 miles
    No Street Address
    StauntonVA 24401
    (540)332-3940
    8.4KG-5435
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    No Street Address
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