Surry County Public Schools School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 3 public schools in Surry County Public Schools School District, serving 792 students.
  • Public school in Surry County Public School School District have an average math proficiency score of 72% (versus the Virginia public school average of 72%), and reading proficiency score of 81% (versus the 80% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 50% of public schools in Virginia.
  • The top ranked public schools in Surry County Public Schools School District are Surry Elementary School, Luther P. Jackson Middle School and Surry County High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Virginia public school average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is less than the Virginia public school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameSurry County Public Schools School District
School District Websitehttp://www.surryschools.net
School District Phone Number(757)294-5229
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (VA)
# of Schools3 Schools2,123 Schools
# of Students792 Students1,290,812 Students
# of Teachers89 Teachers85,977 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1

District Comparison

  • Surry County Public Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 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 90-94% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (VA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
72%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Surry County Public Schools  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)
78%
80%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Surry County Public Schools  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%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Surry County Public Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of VA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.550.68
# of American Indian Students1 Student3,485 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Studentsn/a90,286 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
7%
# of Hispanic Students16 Students202,983 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
16%
# of Black Students460 Students288,923 Students
% Black Students
58%
22%
# of White Students274 Students631,601 Students
% White Students
35%
49%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a2,044 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students41 Students71,490 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
6%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:5633,597
# of Students in Kindergarten:6290,897
# of Students in 1st Grade:4594,212
# of Students in 2nd Grade:5494,065
# of Students in 3rd Grade:5896,843
# of Students in 4th Grade:4699,187
# of Students in 5th Grade:5499,445
# of Students in 6th Grade:5097,617
# of Students in 7th Grade:5896,633
# of Students in 8th Grade:6096,881
# of Students in 9th Grade:62103,925
# of Students in 10th Grade:5399,531
# of Students in 11th Grade:7194,858
# of Students in 12th Grade:6393,121
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $18,734 is higher than the state average of $11,100. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $18,634 is higher than the state average of $11,256. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (VA)
Total Revenue$17 MM$41 MM
This chart display total revenue of Surry County Public Schools  School District and average revenue for each school distric in VA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$17 MM$42 MM
This chart display total spending of Surry County Public Schools  School District and average spending for each school distric in VA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$18,734$11,100
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Surry County Public Schools  School District and average revenue per public school student in VA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$18,634$11,256
This chart display average spending per public school student in Surry County Public Schools  School District and average spending per public school student in VA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Surry County Public Schools School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Luther P. Jackson Middle School Math: 70% | Reading: 81%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4255 New Design Rd
    Dendron, VA 23839
    (757)267-2810

    Grades: 5-8 | 222 students
  • Surry County High School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1675 Hollybush Rd
    Dendron, VA 23839
    (757)267-2211

    Grades: 9-12 | 249 students
  • Surry Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1600 Hollybush Rd
    Dendron, VA 23839
    (757)267-2558

    Grades: PK-4 | 321 students
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