Northampton County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 1,654 students in Northampton County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Virginia.
Public Schools in Northampton County School District have an average math proficiency score of 69% (versus the Virginia public school average of 82%), and reading proficiency score of 65% (versus the 78% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Northampton County School District are Northampton High School, Occohannock Elementary School and Northampton Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Northampton County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Virginia.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Virginia public school average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Northampton 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
2,121 Schools
# Students
1,654 Students
1,290,608 Students
# Teachers
129 Teachers
85,953 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Northampton County 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 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has increased from 80-84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (VA)
Overall District Rank
#126 out of 135 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Northampton County   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
82%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Northampton 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)
65%
78%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Northampton 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
85-89%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Northampton 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
0.67
0.68
# American Indian Students
4 Students
3,484 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
15 Students
90,285 Students
% Asian Students
1%
7%
# Hispanic Students
347 Students
202,972 Students
% Hispanic Students
21%
16%
# Black Students
722 Students
288,916 Students
% Black Students
44%
22%
# White Students
515 Students
631,420 Students
% White Students
31%
49%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
2,044 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
50 Students
71,487 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
91
33,581
# Students in K Grade:
98
90,873
# Students in 1st Grade:
155
94,190
# Students in 2nd Grade:
123
94,056
# Students in 3rd Grade:
114
96,830
# Students in 4th Grade:
118
99,179
# Students in 5th Grade:
113
99,433
# Students in 6th Grade:
130
97,617
# Students in 7th Grade:
117
96,633
# Students in 8th Grade:
137
96,881
# Students in 9th Grade:
126
103,902
# Students in 10th Grade:
124
99,508
# Students in 11th Grade:
95
94,828
# Students in 12th Grade:
113
93,097
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,360 is higher 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 $14,776 is higher 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
$20 MM
$46 MM
This chart display total revenue of Northampton 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 Northampton 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
$12,360
$12,340
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Northampton 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
$14,776
$12,303
This chart display average spending per public school student in Northampton 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 Northampton County School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Northampton High School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
16041 Courthouse Road
Eastville, VA 23347
(757) 678-5151
Grades: 9-12
| 458 students
Rank: #22.
Occohannock Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
4208 Seaside Rd
Exmore, VA 23350
(757) 678-5151
Grades: PK-6
| 473 students
Rank: #33.
Northampton Middle School
Math: 61% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
16041 Courthouse Road
Eastville, VA 23347
(757) 678-5151
Grades: 7-8
| 254 students
Rank: #44.
Kiptopeke Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
24023 Fairview Rd
Cape Charles, VA 23310
(757) 678-5151
Grades: PK-6
| 469 students
The T.e.c.h. Center
Alternative School
7207 Young St
Machipongo, VA 23405
(757) 678-5151
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Northampton County Public Schools
  • 7207 Young St, Machipongo, VA, 23405
  • (757) 678-5151
  • ncpsk12.com
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,654 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Top 50% in VA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.67

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