6975 Courthouse Rd
Spotsylvania, VA 22551
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Spotsylvania High School serves 1,224 students in grades 9-12.
Spotsylvania High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 82%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 86% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 54% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,224 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 31%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 92% (Top 30% in VA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 73% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 86% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Spotsylvania High School's student population of 1,224 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 80 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,224 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
80 teachers
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School Rankings

Spotsylvania High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Spotsylvania High School is 0.50, 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
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State Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#969 out of 1800 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
8%
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Hispanic
12%
18%
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Black
11%
22%
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White
69%
46%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.50
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Graduation Rate
92%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,224 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 31%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 92% (Top 30%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 73% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 86% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

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