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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 3 public schools managed by Surry County School District serving 837 students in Dendron, Virginia.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Virginia state average of 50%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Surry County School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Dendron Luther P. Jackson Middle School
    4255 New Design Rd
    Dendron, VA 23839
    (757)267-2810

    Grades: 5-8 | 229 students
  • Dendron Surry County High School
    1675 Hollybush Rd
    Dendron, VA 23839
    (757)267-2211

    Grades: 9-12 | 274 students
  • Dendron Surry Elementary School
    1600 Hollybush Rd
    Dendron, VA 23839
    (757)267-2558

    Grades: PK-4 | 334 students

Overview

School District NameSurry County School District
# of Schools3
# of Students837
# of Teachers89
Student : Teacher Ratio9
# of Male Students403
% Male Students
48%
# of Female Students434
% Female Students
52%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.52
# of American Indian Students3
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students1
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students13
% Hispanic Students
2%
# of Black Students498
% Black Students
59%
# of White Students292
% White Students
35%
# of Hawaiian Students3
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students27
% of Two or more races Students
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:46
# of Students in Kindergarten:54
# of Students in 1st Grade:56
# of Students in 2nd Grade:59
# of Students in 3rd Grade:58
# of Students in 4th Grade:61
# of Students in 5th Grade:60
# of Students in 6th Grade:59
# of Students in 7th Grade:54
# of Students in 8th Grade:56
# of Students in 9th Grade:76
# of Students in 10th Grade:72
# of Students in 11th Grade:67
# of Students in 12th Grade:59
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Surry 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 90-94% has increased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (VA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
80%
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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 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 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate90-94%
87%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $18,734 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 $18,634 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$17 MM$41 MM
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Spending$17 MM$42 MM
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Revenue / Student$18,734$11,628
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Spending / Student$18,634$11,792
This chart display average spending per public school student in Surry County School District and average spending per public school student in VA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Surry County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.52, which is higher than the Virginia average of 0.42. The most diverse school in the district is Surry Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or national school diversity statistics.