Thomas Dale High School

  • Thomas Dale High School serves 2,282 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% 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 2282 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 142 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,282 students
Thomas Dale High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Thomas Dale High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers142 teachers
Thomas Dale High School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by GradeThomas Dale High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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%
52%
Thomas Dale High School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/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 GroupsThomas Dale High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownVA 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.
0.610.66
Thomas Dale High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)

District Comparison

  • Chesterfield County School District's student population of 58,499 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 $11,909. 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 $11,591. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District NameChesterfield County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
60
4
Number of Students Managed58,4993,466
Chesterfield County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate88%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$11,909
Chesterfield County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$9,888$11,591
Chesterfield County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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