Washington County Public Schools School District

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Overview

School District NameWashington County Public Schools School District
School District Websitehttp://www.wcs.k12.va.us
School District Phone Number(276) 739-3003
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (VA)
# of Schools16 Schools2,123 Schools
# of Students7,233 Students1,290,812 Students
# of Teachers499 Teachers85,977 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1

District Comparison

  • Washington County Public Schools School District, which is ranked within the
    10/
    10
    , top 5% 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% has decreased from 91% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (VA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
72%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Washington 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)
86%
80%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Washington 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
90%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Washington 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 Score0.150.68
# of American Indian Students10 Students3,485 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students62 Students90,286 Students
% Asian Students
1%
7%
# of Hispanic Students210 Students202,983 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
16%
# of Black Students84 Students288,923 Students
% Black Students
1%
22%
# of White Students6,677 Students631,601 Students
% White Students
92%
49%
# of Hawaiian Students4 Students2,044 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students186 Students71,490 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
6%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:23633,597
# of Students in Kindergarten:49690,897
# of Students in 1st Grade:46794,212
# of Students in 2nd Grade:48894,065
# of Students in 3rd Grade:54796,843
# of Students in 4th Grade:51699,187
# of Students in 5th Grade:58299,445
# of Students in 6th Grade:53897,617
# of Students in 7th Grade:54596,633
# of Students in 8th Grade:53696,881
# of Students in 9th Grade:566103,925
# of Students in 10th Grade:61499,531
# of Students in 11th Grade:56394,858
# of Students in 12th Grade:53993,121
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,192 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 $9,871 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$75 MM$1 MM
This chart display total revenue of Washington 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$73 MM$2 MM
This chart display total spending of Washington 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$10,19211100
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Washington 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$9,87111256
This chart display average spending per public school student in Washington County Public Schools  School District and average spending per public school student in VA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

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

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Watauga Elementary School Math: 94% | Reading: 93%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 5%
    23181 Watauga Rd
    Abingdon, VA 24211
    (276) 739-3600

    Grades: PK-5 | 565 students
  • Greendale Elementary School Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 5%
    13092 Mcguffie Rd
    Abingdon, VA 24210
    (276) 739-3500

    Grades: PK-5 | 339 students
  • High Point Elementary School Math: 95% | Reading: 92%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 5%
    14091 Sinking Creek Rd
    Bristol, VA 24202
    (276) 642-5600

    Grades: PK-5 | 592 students
  • John S. Battle High School Math: 83% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    21264 Battle Hill Dr
    Bristol, VA 24202
    (276) 642-5300

    Grades: 9-12 | 617 students
  • Abingdon High School Math: 83% | Reading: 90%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    705 Thompson Dr
    Abingdon, VA 24210
    (276) 739-3200

    Grades: 9-12 | 941 students
  • Rhea Valley Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    31305 Rhea Valley Rd
    Meadowview, VA 24361
    (276) 739-4200

    Grades: PK-5 | 425 students
  • Valley Institute Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    4350 Gate City Highway
    Bristol, VA 24202
    (276) 642-5500

    Grades: PK-5 | 310 students
  • Abingdon Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 88%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    19431 Woodland Hills Rd
    Abingdon, VA 24210
    (276) 739-3400

    Grades: PK-5 | 484 students
  • Glade Spring Middle School Math: 83% | Reading: 83%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    33474 Stage Coach Rd
    Glade Spring, VA 24340
    (276) 739-3800

    Grades: 6-8 | 285 students
  • Patrick Henry High School Math: 78% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    31437 Hillman Hwy
    Glade Spring, VA 24340
    (276) 739-3700

    Grades: 9-12 | 423 students
  • Holston High School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    21308 Monroe Rd
    Damascus, VA 24236
    (276) 739-4000

    Grades: 9-12 | 301 students
  • Meadowview Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 82%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    14050 Glenbrook Ave
    Meadowview, VA 24361
    (276) 739-3900

    Grades: PK-5 | 617 students
  • Damascus Middle School Math: 78% | Reading: 84%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    32101 Government Rd
    Damascus, VA 24236
    (276) 739-4100

    Grades: 6-8 | 204 students
  • Wallace Middle School Math: 76% | Reading: 84%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    13077 Wallace Pike
    Bristol, VA 24202
    (276) 642-5400

    Grades: 6-8 | 480 students
  • E.b. Stanley Middle School Math: 72% | Reading: 85%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    297 Stanley St
    Abingdon, VA 24210
    (276) 739-3300

    Grades: 6-8 | 650 students
  • Washington County Career & Technical Education Center Vocational School
    255 Stanley St
    Abingdon, VA 24210
    (276) 739-3100

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
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