Rockingham County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 23 public schools serving 11,805 students in Rockingham County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Virginia.
Public Schools in Rockingham County School District have an average math proficiency score of 83% (versus the Virginia public school average of 82%), and reading proficiency score of 76% (versus the 78% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Rockingham County School District are Spotswood High School, Broadway High School and East Rockingham High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Rockingham County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Virginia.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Virginia public school average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Rockingham 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
23 Schools
2,121 Schools
# Students
11,805 Students
1,290,608 Students
# Teachers
799 Teachers
85,953 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Rockingham 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 91% has increased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (VA)
Overall District Rank
#69 out of 135 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Rockingham County   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
82%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Rockingham 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)
76%
78%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rockingham 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
91%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Rockingham 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
0.36
0.68
# American Indian Students
46 Students
3,484 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
149 Students
90,285 Students
% Asian Students
1%
7%
# Hispanic Students
1,709 Students
202,972 Students
% Hispanic Students
15%
16%
# Black Students
236 Students
288,916 Students
% Black Students
2%
22%
# White Students
9,268 Students
631,420 Students
% White Students
79%
49%
# Hawaiian Students
8 Students
2,044 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
389 Students
71,487 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
427
33,581
# Students in K Grade:
806
90,873
# Students in 1st Grade:
818
94,190
# Students in 2nd Grade:
851
94,056
# Students in 3rd Grade:
863
96,830
# Students in 4th Grade:
829
99,179
# Students in 5th Grade:
865
99,433
# Students in 6th Grade:
905
97,617
# Students in 7th Grade:
870
96,633
# Students in 8th Grade:
885
96,881
# Students in 9th Grade:
902
103,902
# Students in 10th Grade:
977
99,508
# Students in 11th Grade:
918
94,828
# Students in 12th Grade:
889
93,097
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,003 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 $14,262 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
$165 MM
$46 MM
This chart display total revenue of Rockingham 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
$168 MM
$46 MM
This chart display total spending of Rockingham 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
$14,003
$12,340
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Rockingham 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
$14,262
$12,303
This chart display average spending per public school student in Rockingham 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 Rockingham County School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Spotswood High School
Math: 93% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
368 Blazer Drive
Penn Laird, VA 22846
(540) 289-3100
Grades: 9-12
| 942 students
Rank: #22.
Broadway High School
Math: 95% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
269 Gobbler Dr
Broadway, VA 22815
(540) 896-7081
Grades: 9-12
| 1,020 students
Rank: #33.
East Rockingham High School
Math: 89% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
250 Eagle Rock Road
Elkton, VA 22827
(540) 298-7450
Grades: 9-12
| 704 students
Rank: #44.
Turner Ashby High School
Math: 93% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
800 N Main St
Bridgewater, VA 22812
(540) 828-2008
Grades: 9-12
| 1,020 students
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Linville-edom Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3653 Linville-edom Rd
Linville, VA 22834
(540) 833-6916
Grades: PK-5
| 183 students
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
South River Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
2101 Elm Ave
Grottoes, VA 24441
(540) 249-4001
Grades: PK-5
| 341 students
Rank: #77.
Elkton Middle School
Math: 86% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
21063 Blue And Gold Dr
Elkton, VA 22827
(540) 298-1228
Grades: 6-8
| 466 students
Rank: #88.
Montevideo Middle School
Math: 87% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
7648 Mcgaheysville Rd
Penn Laird, VA 22846
(540) 289-3401
Grades: 6-8
| 733 students
Rank: #99.
Mcgaheysville Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
9508 Spotswood Trail
Mc Gaheysville, VA 22840
(540) 289-3004
Grades: PK-5
| 261 students
Rank: #1010.
Peak View Elementary School
Math: 86% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
641 Lawyer Rd.
Penn Laird, VA 22846
(540) 289-7510
Grades: PK-5
| 464 students
Rank: #1111.
John W. Wayland Elementary School
Math: 82% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
801 North Main St
Bridgewater, VA 22812
(540) 828-6081
Grades: PK-5
| 573 students
Rank: #1212.
Elkton Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
302 B Street
Elkton, VA 22827
(540) 298-1511
Grades: PK-5
| 390 students
Rank: #1313.
Pleasant Valley Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
215 Pleasant Valley Rd
Harrisonburg, VA 22801
(540) 434-4557
Grades: PK-5
| 206 students
Rank: #1414.
Wilbur S. Pence Middle School
Math: 80% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
375 Bowman Road
Dayton, VA 22821
(540) 879-2535
Grades: 6-8
| 724 students
Rank: #1515.
River Bend Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
14556 Rockingham Pike
Elkton, VA 22827
(540) 298-5301
Grades: PK-5
| 393 students
Rank: #1616.
J. Frank Hillyard Middle School
Math: 78% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
226 Hawks Hill Drive
Broadway, VA 22815
(540) 896-8961
Grades: 6-8
| 737 students
Rank: #1717.
Cub Run Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1451 South Montevideo Circle
Penn Laird, VA 22846
(540) 289-5854
Grades: PK-5
| 606 students
Rank: #1818.
Ottobine Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
8646 Waggys Creek Rd
Dayton, VA 22821
(540) 879-2091
Grades: PK-5
| 198 students
Rank: #1919.
Lacey Spring Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
8621 North Valley Pike
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
(540) 433-7819
Grades: PK-5
| 234 students
Rank: #2020.
Mountain View Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2800 Rawley Pike
Harrisonburg, VA 22801
(540) 438-1965
Grades: PK-5
| 485 students
Rank: #2121.
Plains Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
225 American Legion Dr
Timberville, VA 22853
(540) 896-8956
Grades: PK-5
| 434 students
Rank: #2222.
John C. Myers Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
290 Raider Rd
Broadway, VA 22815
(540) 896-2297
Grades: PK-5
| 520 students
Rank: #2323.
Fulks Run Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
11089 Brocks Gap Rd
Fulks Run, VA 22830
(540) 896-7635
Grades: PK-5
| 171 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Rockingham County Public Schools
  • 100 Mount Clinton Pike, Harrisonburg, VA, 22802
  • (540) 564-3200
  • rockingham.k12.va.us
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 11,805 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 91% (Top 30% in VA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 83% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 76% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.36

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