Grayson Co Pblc Schs School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 8 public schools managed by Grayson Co Pblc Schs School District serving 1,644 students in Galax, Virginia.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Virginia state average of 50%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Grayson Co Pblc Schs School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Galax Baywood Elementary School
    247 Grammar Lane
    Galax, VA 24333
    (276)236-4868

    Grades: PK-5 | 133 students
  • Galax Fairview Elementary School
    2323 Fairview Rd
    Galax, VA 24333
    (276)236-2365

    Grades: K-5 | 102 students
  • Fries Fries School
    114 E Main St
    Fries, VA 24330
    (276)744-7201

    Grades: PK-7 | 231 students
  • Independence Grayson County High Career & Technical Education Vocational School
    110 Blue Devil Drive
    Independence, VA 24348
    (276)773-2951

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Independence Grayson County High School
    110 Blue Devil Drive
    Independence, VA 24348
    (276)773-2131

    Grades: 9-12 | 517 students
  • Troutdale Grayson Highlands School
    6459 Troutdale Hwy.
    Troutdale, VA 24378
    (276)579-2235

    Grades: PK-7 | 143 students
  • Independence Independence Elementary School
    915 E Main St
    Independence, VA 24348
    (276)773-2722

    Grades: K-5 | 245 students
  • Independence Independence Middle School
    100 Blue Devil Drive
    Independence, VA 24348
    (276)773-3020

    Grades: 6-8 | 273 students

Overview

School District NameGrayson Co Pblc Schs School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,644 students
# of Teachers119 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
# of Male Students832 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students812 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.19
# of American Indian Students2 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students1 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students106 students
% Hispanic Students
6%
# of Black Students43 students
% Black Students
3%
# of White Students1,474 students
% White Students
90%
# of Hawaiian Students1 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students17 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:47
# of Students in Kindergarten:128
# of Students in 1st Grade:112
# of Students in 2nd Grade:111
# of Students in 3rd Grade:124
# of Students in 4th Grade:138
# of Students in 5th Grade:119
# of Students in 6th Grade:112
# of Students in 7th Grade:98
# of Students in 8th Grade:138
# of Students in 9th Grade:129
# of Students in 10th Grade:125
# of Students in 11th Grade:126
# of Students in 12th Grade:137
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Grayson Co Pblc Schs 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 90-94% has increased from 80-84% 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)
81%
80%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Grayson Co 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 Rate90-94%
87%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $16,899 is higher 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 $16,861 is higher 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$31 MM$41 MM
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Spending$31 MM$42 MM
This chart display total spending of Grayson Co Pblc Schs School District and average spending for each school distric in VA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$16,899$11,518
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Spending / Student$16,861$11,680
This chart display average spending per public school student in Grayson Co 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?
Grayson Co Pblc Schs School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.19, which is lower than the Virginia average of 0.43. The most diverse school in the district is Baywood Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or national school diversity statistics.