Smithfield High School

  • Smithfield High School serves 1,291 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
  • Smithfield High School operates within the Isle Of Wight County School District.
  • Isle Of Wight County School District's 100% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 79%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1291 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 72 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,291 students
Smithfield High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Smithfield High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers72 teachers
Smithfield High School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by GradeSmithfield High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
Smithfield High School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2015)
Asian
n/a
6%
Smithfield High School Asian Students (2004-2014)
Hispanic
4%
14%
Smithfield High School Black Students (2003-2015)
Black
30%
23%
Smithfield High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
61%
52%
Smithfield High School White Students (1995-2015)
Two or more races
5%
5%
Smithfield High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsSmithfield 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.
0.540.66
Smithfield High School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
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%
Smithfield High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
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%
Smithfield High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Isle Of Wight County School District's student population of 5,579 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 80% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,176 is higher than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has declined by 20% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,474 is less than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has declined by 18% over four years.
School District NameIsle Of Wight County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
4
Number of Students Managed5,5793,627
Isle Of Wight County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate100%79%
Isle Of Wight County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue$62 MM$42 MM
Isle Of Wight County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$58 MM$42 MM
Isle Of Wight County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,176$10,576
Isle Of Wight County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,474$10,658
Isle Of Wight County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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