Southampton High School

23350 Southampton Pkwy
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Southampton High School serves 837 students in grades 9-12.
Southampton High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 94% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 88% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Southampton High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

Southampton High School's student population of 837 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students837 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

Southampton High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Southampton High School is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#153 out of 1791 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
94%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
2%
16%
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Black
40%
22%
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White
55%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.540.68
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Graduation Rate
80-84%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouthampton County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Southampton High School is Franklin High School (8.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Southampton Middle School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Courtland Southampton Middle School Math: 81% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 607 students
    0.1 miles
    23450 Southampton Pkwy
    Courtland, VA 23837
    (757) 653-9250
    0.1 6-8 607
  • Newsoms Meherrin Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 309 students
    5.0 miles
    28600 Grays Shop Rd.
    Newsoms, VA 23874
    (757) 654-6461
    5 PK-5 309
  • Capron Capron Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 190 students
    5.5 miles
    18414 Southampton Pky
    Capron, VA 23829
    (434) 658-4348
    5.5 PK-5 190
  • Courtland Riverdale Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 542 students
    7.2 miles
    31023 Camp Parkway
    Courtland, VA 23837
    (757) 562-3007
    7.2 PK-5 542
  • Franklin Fresh Start Center Alternative School

    7.9 miles
    23190 Sedley Road
    Franklin, VA 23851
    (757) 562-2903
    7.9 n/a n/a

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