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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 3 public schools managed by Galax City Pblc Schs School District serving 1,332 students in Galax, Virginia.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), 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.

Galax City Pblc Schs School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Galax Galax Elementary School
    225 Academy Drive
    Galax, VA 24333
    (276)236-6159

    Grades: PK-4 | 567 students
  • Galax Galax High School
    200 Maroon Tide Dr
    Galax, VA 24333
    (276)236-2991

    Grades: 8-12 | 493 students
  • Galax Galax Middle School
    202 Maroon Tide Dr
    Galax, VA 24333
    (276)236-6124

    Grades: 5-7 | 272 students

Overview

School District NameGalax City Pblc Schs School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,332 students
# of Teachers105 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
# of Male Students637 students
% Male Students
48%
# of Female Students695 students
% Female Students
52%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.56
# of American Indian Students1 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students10 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students405 students
% Hispanic Students
30%
# of Black Students93 students
% Black Students
7%
# of White Students782 students
% White Students
59%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students41 students
% of Two or more races Students
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:60
# of Students in Kindergarten:99
# of Students in 1st Grade:106
# of Students in 2nd Grade:119
# of Students in 3rd Grade:92
# of Students in 4th Grade:91
# of Students in 5th Grade:87
# of Students in 6th Grade:93
# of Students in 7th Grade:92
# of Students in 8th Grade:100
# of Students in 9th Grade:108
# of Students in 10th Grade:105
# of Students in 11th Grade:89
# of Students in 12th Grade:91
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Galax City Pblc Schs School District, which is ranked within the top 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 85-89% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (VA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
72%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
80%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Galax City Pblc Schs 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate85-89%
87%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,987 in this school district is less than the state average of $11,518. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,147 is less than the state average of $11,680. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (VA)
Total Revenue$15 MM$41 MM
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Spending$13 MM$42 MM
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Revenue / Student$10,987$11,518
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Galax City Pblc Schs School District and average revenue per public school student in VA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,147$11,680
This chart display average spending per public school student in Galax City Pblc Schs School District and average spending per public school student in VA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Galax City Pblc Schs School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.56, which is higher than the Virginia average of 0.43. The most diverse school in the district is Galax Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or national school diversity statistics.