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For the 2021 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 4,343 students in Hopewell City School District. Hopewell City School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Virginia.
The top ranked public schools in Hopewell City School District are Hopewell High School, Carter G. Woodson Middle School and Patrick Copeland Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Hopewell City School District have an average math proficiency score of 71% (versus the Virginia public school average of 72%), and reading proficiency score of 73% (versus the 80% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Virginia.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Virginia public school average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameHopewell City School District
School District Websitehttp://www.hopewell.k12.va.us
School District Phone Number(804) 541-6400
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (VA)
# of Schools7 Schools2,123 Schools
# of Students4,343 Students1,290,708 Students
# of Teachers311 Teachers85,967 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1

District Comparison

Hopewell City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 135 school districts in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 82% has increased from 74% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#92 out of 135 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Hopewell City   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
71%
72%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hopewell City   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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
71%
80%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hopewell City   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 Rate
82%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Hopewell City   School District and public school graduation rate of VA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.600.68
# of American Indian Students16 Students3,485 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students19 Students90,286 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
7%
# of Hispanic Students418 Students202,982 Students
% Hispanic Students
10%
16%
# of Black Students2,481 Students288,923 Students
% Black Students
57%
22%
# of White Students1,111 Students631,498 Students
% White Students
26%
49%
# of Hawaiian Students4 Students2,044 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students294 Students71,490 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
6%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:31833,581
# of Students in Kindergarten:33790,873
# of Students in 1st Grade:33294,190
# of Students in 2nd Grade:33494,056
# of Students in 3rd Grade:30596,830
# of Students in 4th Grade:34799,179
# of Students in 5th Grade:33999,433
# of Students in 6th Grade:32297,617
# of Students in 7th Grade:28396,633
# of Students in 8th Grade:30296,881
# of Students in 9th Grade:318103,925
# of Students in 10th Grade:30799,531
# of Students in 11th Grade:24694,858
# of Students in 12th Grade:25393,121
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $12,286 is higher than the state median of $11,878. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,685 is less than the state median of $11,949. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (VA)
Total Revenue$53 MM$44 MM
This chart display total revenue of Hopewell City   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in VA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$51 MM$45 MM
This chart display total spending of Hopewell City   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in VA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,286$11,878
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Hopewell City   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in VA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,685$11,949
This chart display average spending per public school student in Hopewell City   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in VA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Hopewell City School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Hopewell High School Math: 68% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    400 S Mesa Dr
    Hopewell, VA 23860
    (804) 541-6402

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,124 student
  • Rank: #22.
    Carter G. Woodson Middle School Math: 77% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1000 Winston Churchill Drive
    Hopewell, VA 23860
    (804) 541-6404

    Grades: 6-8 | 907 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Patrick Copeland Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    400 Westhill Drive
    Hopewell, VA 23860
    (804) 541-6410

    Grades: K-5 | 658 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Dupont Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 68% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    300 S. 18th Avenue
    Hopewell, VA 23860
    (804) 541-6406

    Grades: K-5 | 655 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Harry E. James Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1807 Arlington Rd
    Hopewell, VA 23860
    (804) 541-6408

    Grades: K-5 | 681 students
  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    New Hope Academy Alternative School
    201 Poythress Street
    Hopewell, VA 23860
    (804) 541-6400

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Rank: #6-76.-7.1100 Dinwiddie Ave.
    Hopewell, VA 23860
    (804) 541-6414

    Grades: PK | 318 students
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