Waynesboro City Public Schools School District

301 Pine Ave
Waynesboro, VA 22980
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Waynesboro City Public Schools School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Virginia for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 2,913 students in Waynesboro City Public Schools School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Virginia.
Public Schools in Waynesboro City Public Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 71% (versus the Virginia public school average of 82%), and reading proficiency score of 67% (versus the 78% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Waynesboro City Public Schools School District are Waynesboro High School, Westwood Hills Elementary School and William Perry Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Waynesboro City Public Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Virginia.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Virginia public school average of 54% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (VA)
# Schools
7 Schools
2,129 Schools
# Students
2,913 Students
1,251,044 Students
# Teachers
195 Teachers
87,068 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Waynesboro City Public Schools 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 86% has decreased from 88% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (VA)
Overall District Rank
#117 out of 135 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Waynesboro City Public Schools  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
82%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Waynesboro City 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
78%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Waynesboro City 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
86%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Waynesboro City Public Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of VA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.66
0.70
# American Indian Students
4 Students
3,283 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
34 Students
93,164 Students
% Asian Students
1%
8%
# Hispanic Students
550 Students
218,325 Students
% Hispanic Students
19%
18%
# Black Students
490 Students
276,817 Students
% Black Students
17%
22%
# White Students
1,499 Students
579,639 Students
% White Students
52%
46%
# Hawaiian Students
4 Students
2,002 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
332 Students
77,814 Students
% of Two or more races Students
11%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
104
27,998
# Students in K Grade:
168
80,457
# Students in 1st Grade:
201
89,114
# Students in 2nd Grade:
198
89,793
# Students in 3rd Grade:
208
90,922
# Students in 4th Grade:
223
91,731
# Students in 5th Grade:
216
92,615
# Students in 6th Grade:
225
95,587
# Students in 7th Grade:
250
98,966
# Students in 8th Grade:
223
99,504
# Students in 9th Grade:
250
102,964
# Students in 10th Grade:
231
101,536
# Students in 11th Grade:
207
95,430
# Students in 12th Grade:
209
94,427
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,716 is higher than the state median of $12,959. The school district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,663 is higher than the state median of $12,921. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
This School District
This State (VA)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$43 MM
$46 MM
This chart display total revenue of Waynesboro City Public Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in VA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$40 MM
$46 MM
This chart display total spending of Waynesboro City Public Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in VA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,716
$12,959
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Waynesboro City Public Schools  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in VA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,663
$12,921
This chart display average spending per public school student in Waynesboro City Public Schools  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in VA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Waynesboro City Public Schools School District Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Waynesboro High School
Math: 75% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1200 Main St
Waynesboro, VA 22980
(540) 946-4616
Grades: 9-12
| 897 students
Rank: #22.
Westwood Hills Elementary School
Math: 79% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
548 Rosser Ave
Waynesboro, VA 22980
(540) 946-4670
Grades: K-5
| 353 students
Rank: #33.
William Perry Elementary School
Math: 77% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
840 King Avenue
Waynesboro, VA 22980
(540) 946-4650
Grades: K-5
| 384 students
Rank: #44.
Kate Collins Middle School
Math: 66% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1625 Ivy St
Waynesboro, VA 22980
(540) 946-4635
Grades: 6-8
| 698 students
Rank: #55.
Berkeley Glenn Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1020 Jefferson Ave
Waynesboro, VA 22980
(540) 946-4680
Grades: K-5
| 245 students
Rank: #66.
Wenonah Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
125 N Bayard Ave
Waynesboro, VA 22980
(540) 946-4660
Grades: K-5
| 232 students
Rank: n/an/a
Wayne Hills Center
937 Fir Street
Waynesboro, VA 22980
(540) 946-4626
Grades: PK
| 104 students

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 7 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 2,913 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 49%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 86% (Btm 50% in VA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 71% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 67% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

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