Tazewell County Public Schools School District

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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 16 public schools in Tazewell County Public Schools School District, serving 5,790 students. Tazewell County Public Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Virginia.
  • Public schools in Tazewell County Public Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 83% (versus the Virginia public school average of 72%), and reading proficiency score of 84% (versus the 80% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is in the 10/10, top 10% of public schools in Virginia.
  • The top ranked public schools in Tazewell County Public Schools School District are Richlands High School, Tazewell Elementary School and Tazewell High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Virginia public school average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the Virginia public school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameTazewell County Public Schools School District
School District Websitehttp://www.tazewell.k12.va.us
School District Phone Number(276) 988-5511
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (VA)
# of Schools16 Schools2,123 Schools
# of Students5,790 Students1,290,812 Students
# of Teachers350 Teachers85,977 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1

District Comparison

  • Tazewell County Public Schools School District, which is ranked within the
    10/
    10
    , top 10% 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 78% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (VA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
72%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Tazewell 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)
84%
80%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tazewell 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 Rate
82%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Tazewell 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 Score0.140.68
# of American Indian Students2 Students3,485 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students40 Students90,286 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
7%
# of Hispanic Students44 Students202,983 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
16%
# of Black Students161 Students288,923 Students
% Black Students
3%
22%
# of White Students5,383 Students631,601 Students
% White Students
93%
49%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student2,044 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students159 Students71,490 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
6%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:13733,597
# of Students in Kindergarten:40990,897
# of Students in 1st Grade:42094,212
# of Students in 2nd Grade:40294,065
# of Students in 3rd Grade:41796,843
# of Students in 4th Grade:43999,187
# of Students in 5th Grade:43899,445
# of Students in 6th Grade:45397,617
# of Students in 7th Grade:46196,633
# of Students in 8th Grade:47296,881
# of Students in 9th Grade:477103,925
# of Students in 10th Grade:48599,531
# of Students in 11th Grade:39194,858
# of Students in 12th Grade:38993,121
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,498 in this school district is less than the state average of 11100. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $9,538 is less 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$61 MM$1 MM
This chart display total revenue of Tazewell 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$62 MM$2 MM
This chart display total spending of Tazewell 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$9,49811100
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Tazewell 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$9,53811256
This chart display average spending per public school student in Tazewell County Public Schools  School District and average spending per public school student in VA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Tazewell County Public Schools School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Richlands High School Math: 92% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 5%
    138 Tornado Alley
    Richlands, VA 24641
    (276) 964-4602

    Grades: 9-12 | 692 students
  • Tazewell Elementary School Math: 92% | Reading: 87%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    175 Parkview Drive
    Tazewell, VA 24651
    (276) 988-4441

    Grades: PK-5 | 477 students
  • Tazewell High School Math: 91% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    167 Cosby Blvd
    Tazewell, VA 24651
    (276) 988-6502

    Grades: 9-12 | 530 students
  • North Tazewell Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    300 West Riverside Drive
    North Tazewell, VA 24630
    (276) 988-4510

    Grades: PK-5 | 256 students
  • Richlands Elementary School Math: 90% | Reading: 83%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    309 East Front Street
    Richlands, VA 24641
    (276) 964-4112

    Grades: PK-5 | 539 students
  • Cedar Bluff Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 84%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    1089 Cedar Valley Drive
    Cedar Bluff, VA 24609
    (276) 963-5765

    Grades: PK-5 | 427 students
  • Graham Middle School Math: 82% | Reading: 86%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    #1 Academic Cir
    Bluefield, VA 24605
    (276) 326-1101

    Grades: 6-8 | 416 students
  • Tazewell Middle School Math: 84% | Reading: 82%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    367 Hope Street
    Tazewell, VA 24651
    (276) 988-6513

    Grades: 6-8 | 409 students
  • Graham High School Math: 70% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    210 Valleydale
    Bluefield, VA 24605
    (276) 326-1235

    Grades: 9-12 | 520 students
  • Graham Intermediate Math: 84% | Reading: 77%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    808 Greever Ave
    Bluefield, VA 24605
    (276) 326-3737

    Grades: 3-5 | 280 students
  • Richlands Middle School Math: 76% | Reading: 85%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    185 Learning Lane
    Grundy, VA 24614
    (276) 963-5370

    Grades: 6-8 | 561 students
  • Raven Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    122 School Street
    Raven, VA 24639
    (276) 964-9437

    Grades: K-5 | 148 students
  • Abb's Valley-boissevain Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    7030 Abb's Valley Road
    Boissevain, VA 24606
    (276) 945-5969

    Grades: PK-5 | 167 students
  • Springville Elementary School Math: 70-79% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    144 Schoolhouse Road
    North Tazewell, VA 24630
    (276) 322-5900

    Grades: K-5 | 112 students
  • Dudley Primary
    1840 Tazewell Ave
    Bluefield, VA 24605
    (276) 326-1507

    Grades: PK-2 | 256 students
  • Tazewell County Career & Technical Center Vocational School
    260 Advantage Road
    Tazewell, VA 24651
    (276) 988-2529

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
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