Dickenson County School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 2,128 students in Dickenson County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Virginia.
Public Schools in Dickenson County School District have an average math proficiency score of 89% (versus the Virginia public school average of 82%), and reading proficiency score of 83% (versus the 78% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Dickenson County School District are Clintwood Elementary School, Ervinton Elementary School and Sandlick Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Dickenson County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Virginia.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Virginia public school average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Dickenson County School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Virginia for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)

Overview

School District Name
Dickenson County School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (VA)
# Schools
5 Schools
2,122 Schools
# Students
2,128 Students
1,290,608 Students
# Teachers
139 Teachers
85,953 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Dickenson County School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 135 school districts in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has increased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (VA)
Overall District Rank
#16 out of 135 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Dickenson County   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
82%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dickenson 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
78%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dickenson 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90-94%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Dickenson County   School District and public school graduation rate of VA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.05
0.68
# American Indian Students
2 Students
3,484 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
4 Students
90,285 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
7%
# Hispanic Students
10 Students
202,972 Students
% Hispanic Students
n/a
16%
# Black Students
19 Students
288,916 Students
% Black Students
1%
22%
# White Students
2,078 Students
631,420 Students
% White Students
98%
49%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
2,044 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
15 Students
71,487 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
115
33,581
# Students in K Grade:
135
90,873
# Students in 1st Grade:
176
94,190
# Students in 2nd Grade:
136
94,056
# Students in 3rd Grade:
170
96,830
# Students in 4th Grade:
166
99,179
# Students in 5th Grade:
158
99,433
# Students in 6th Grade:
173
97,617
# Students in 7th Grade:
158
96,633
# Students in 8th Grade:
159
96,881
# Students in 9th Grade:
149
103,902
# Students in 10th Grade:
149
99,508
# Students in 11th Grade:
136
94,828
# Students in 12th Grade:
148
93,097
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,573 in this school district is less than the state median of $12,340. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,372 is less than the state median of $12,303. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (VA)
Total Revenue
$25 MM
$46 MM
This chart display total revenue of Dickenson County   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in VA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$24 MM
$46 MM
This chart display total spending of Dickenson County   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in VA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,573
$12,340
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Dickenson County   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in VA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$11,372
$12,303
This chart display average spending per public school student in Dickenson County   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in VA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Dickenson County School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Clintwood Elementary School
Math: 93% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
150 Elementary Circle
Clintwood, VA 24228
(276) 926-6088
Grades: PK-5
| 501 students
Rank: #22.
Ervinton Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
195 Ervinton Circle
Nora, VA 24272
(276) 835-8423
Grades: PK-5
| 117 students
Rank: #33.
Sandlick Elementary School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
186 Anderson Lane
Birchleaf, VA 24220
(276) 865-5361
Grades: PK-5
| 438 students
Rank: #44.
Ridgeview High School
Math: 87% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
310 Wolfpack Way
Clintwood, VA 24228
(276) 835-1600
Grades: 9-12
| 582 students
Rank: #55.
Ridgeview Middle School
Math: 88% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
320 Wolfpack Way
Clintwood, VA 24228
(276) 835-1601
Grades: 6-8
| 490 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 2,128 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 2%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 20% in VA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 90% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 83% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.05

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