Thomas Dale High School

  • Thomas Dale High School serves 2,314 students in grades 9 - 12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the VA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
  • 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 2314 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 140 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,314 students
Thomas Dale High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Thomas Dale High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 140 teachers
Thomas Dale High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Thomas Dale High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Thomas Dale High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
3%
6%
Thomas Dale High School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
9%
13%
Thomas Dale High School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
29%
23%
Thomas Dale High School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
56%
52%
Thomas Dale High School White Students (1994-2014)
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 (2011-2014)
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.
0.60 0.42
Thomas Dale High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)

District Comparison

  • Chesterfield County School District's student population of 59,186 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 88% has increased from 86% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,086 in this district is less than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,890 is less than the state average of $10,658. 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 59,186 3,815
Chesterfield County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 88% 79%
Chesterfield County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $600 MM $42 MM
Chesterfield County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $589 MM $42 MM
Chesterfield County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,086 $10,576
Chesterfield County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,890 $10,658
Chesterfield County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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