Varina High School

  • Varina High School serves 1,706 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the VA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
  • Varina High School operates within the Henrico County School District.
  • Henrico County School District's 81% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 79%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1706 students has declined by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 109 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,706 students
Varina High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Varina High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 109 teachers
Varina High School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by Grade Varina High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.47 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 16:1 16:1
Varina High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
6%
Varina High School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
2%
14%
Varina High School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
68%
23%
Varina High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
26%
51%
Varina High School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Varina High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
5%
Varina High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Varina 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.
0.47 0.42
Varina High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
39%
34%
Varina High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
6%
Varina High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • Henrico County School District's student population of 50,971 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 81% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,001 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 $10,051 is less than the state average of $11,077. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District Name Henrico County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
81
4
Number of Students Managed 50,971 3,627
Henrico County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 81% 79%
Henrico County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $506 MM $41 MM
Henrico County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $508 MM $40 MM
Henrico County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,001 $11,380
Henrico County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,051 $11,077
Henrico 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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