Alleghany County School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 5 public schools managed by Alleghany County School District serving 2,238 students in Covington, Virginia.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Virginia state average of 50%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Alleghany County School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Covington Alleghany High School
    210 Mountaineer Drive
    Covington, VA 24426
    (540)863-1700

    Grades: 9-12 | 815 students
  • Covington Callaghan Elementary School
    4050 Midland Trail
    Covington, VA 24426
    (540)965-1810

    Grades: K-5 | 201 students
  • Covington Clifton Middle School
    1000 Riverview Farm Road
    Covington, VA 24426
    (540)863-1726

    Grades: 6-8 | 493 students
  • Covington Mt View Elementary School
    100 Gleason Dr.
    Covington, VA 24426
    (540)863-1737

    Grades: PK-5 | 533 students
  • Clifton Forge Sharon Elementary School
    100 Sharon School Circle
    Clifton Forge, VA 24422
    (540)863-1712

    Grades: PK-5 | 196 students

Overview

School District NameAlleghany County School District
# of Schools5
# of Students2,238
# of Teachers174
Student : Teacher Ratio13
# of Male Students1,166
% Male Students
52%
# of Female Students1,072
% Female Students
48%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.24
# of American Indian Students5
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students12
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students37
% Hispanic Students
2%
# of Black Students144
% Black Students
6%
# of White Students1,958
% White Students
87%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students82
% of Two or more races Students
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:59
# of Students in Kindergarten:124
# of Students in 1st Grade:140
# of Students in 2nd Grade:139
# of Students in 3rd Grade:146
# of Students in 4th Grade:154
# of Students in 5th Grade:168
# of Students in 6th Grade:159
# of Students in 7th Grade:169
# of Students in 8th Grade:165
# of Students in 9th Grade:212
# of Students in 10th Grade:210
# of Students in 11th Grade:170
# of Students in 12th Grade:223
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Alleghany County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 134 school districts in Virginia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85% has decreased from 86% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (VA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
80%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Alleghany County School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of VA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
80%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alleghany County School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of VA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Alleghany County School District and public school graduation rate of VA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $12,522 is higher than the state average of $11,628. The school district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $12,522 is higher than the state average of $11,792. The school district spending/student has declined by 6% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (VA)
Total Revenue$33 MM$41 MM
This chart display total revenue of Alleghany County School District and average revenue for each school distric in VA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$33 MM$42 MM
This chart display total spending of Alleghany County School District and average spending for each school distric in VA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,522$11,628
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Alleghany County School District and average revenue per public school student in VA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$12,522$11,792
This chart display average spending per public school student in Alleghany County School District and average spending per public school student in VA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Alleghany County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.24, which is lower than the Virginia average of 0.68. The most diverse school in the district is Mt View Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or national school diversity statistics.