Southampton High School
Southampton High School serves 760 students in grades 9-12.
Southampton High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 92% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 82%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 89% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 54% (majority Black).
- Grades: 9-12
- Students: 760 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
- Minority Enrollment: 45%
- Graduation Rate: 85% (Btm 50% in VA)
- Overall Testing Rank: Top 20%
- Math Proficiency: 92% (Top 20%)
- Reading Proficiency: 89% (Top 20%)
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education
Southampton High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Southampton High School's student population of 760 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
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Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Southampton High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,800 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Southampton High School is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
State Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#217 out of 1800 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education
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