Thomas Dale High School

  • Thomas Dale High School serves 2,282 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the VA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 49%.
  • Thomas Dale High School operates within the Chesterfield County School District.
  • Chesterfield County School District's 88% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 79%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2282 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 142 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,282 students
Thomas Dale High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Thomas Dale High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 142 teachers
Thomas Dale High School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by Grade Thomas Dale High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.61 is less than the state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Thomas Dale High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
3%
6%
Thomas Dale High School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
9%
14%
Thomas Dale High School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
31%
23%
Thomas Dale High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
54%
51%
Thomas Dale High School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Thomas Dale High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
5%
Thomas Dale High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Thomas Dale 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.
0.61 0.67
Thomas Dale High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)

District Comparison

  • Chesterfield County School District's student population of 59,725 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 88% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,437 in this district is less than the state average of $11,380. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,888 is less than the state average of $11,077. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Chesterfield County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
62
4
Number of Students Managed 59,725 3,627
Chesterfield County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 88% 79%
Chesterfield County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $618 MM $41 MM
Chesterfield County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $585 MM $40 MM
Chesterfield County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,437 $11,380
Chesterfield County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,888 $11,077
Chesterfield 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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