Virginia High School

  • Virginia High School serves 672 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 50%.

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School Overview

  • Virginia High School's student population of 672 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students672 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Virginia High School
Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Virginia High School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Virginia High School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank#563 out of 1,796 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Virginia High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Virginia High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
1%
15%
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Black
9%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Virginia High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
85%
50%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Virginia High School and the percentage of White public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Virginia High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.270.43
This chart display the diversity score of Virginia High School and the public school average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate75-79%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Virginia High School and public school graduation rate of Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBRISTOL CITY PBLC SCHS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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Virginia High is simply a great school. There is a great stress on academics while at the same time, it is an enjoyment to come to school everyday. Unlike most other schools that have exclusive cliques, at Virginia High everyones knows and gets along well with everybody else.
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