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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 2 public schools managed by Highland County School District serving 207 students in Monterey, Virginia.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Virginia state average of 50%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Highland County School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Monterey Highland Elementary School
    252 Myers/moon Rd
    Monterey, VA 24465
    (540)468-6360

    Grades: PK-5 | 96 students
  • Monterey Highland High School
    244 Myers/moon Rd
    Monterey, VA 24465
    (540)468-6320

    Grades: 6-12 | 111 students

Overview

School District NameHighland County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students207 students
# of Teachers25 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
# of Male Students92 students
% Male Students
44%
# of Female Students115 students
% Female Students
56%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.05
# of American Indian Studentsn/a
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Studentsn/a
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students3 students
% Hispanic Students
1%
# of Black Studentsn/a
% Black Students
n/a
# of White Students201 students
% White Students
97%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students3 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:15
# of Students in Kindergarten:25
# of Students in 1st Grade:1
# of Students in 2nd Grade:14
# of Students in 3rd Grade:19
# of Students in 4th Grade:9
# of Students in 5th Grade:13
# of Students in 6th Grade:19
# of Students in 7th Grade:21
# of Students in 8th Grade:12
# of Students in 9th Grade:16
# of Students in 10th Grade:12
# of Students in 11th Grade:16
# of Students in 12th Grade:15
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Highland County 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 50% has decreased from 80% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (VA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
80%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
80%
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Graduation Rate≥50%
87%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $19,722 is higher than the state average of $11,628. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $19,063 is higher than the state average of $11,792. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (VA)
Total Revenue$4 MM$41 MM
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Spending$4 MM$42 MM
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Revenue / Student$19,722$11,628
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Spending / Student$19,063$11,792
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Highland County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.05, which is lower than the Virginia average of 0.42. The most diverse school in the district is Highland Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or national school diversity statistics.