William Fleming High School

  • William Fleming High School serves 1,560 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
  • William Fleming High School operates within the Roanoke City School District.
  • Roanoke City School District's 65% graduation rate is lower than the VA state average of 79%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1560 students has grown by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 96 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,560 students
William Fleming High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %William Fleming High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers96 teachers
William Fleming High School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by GradeWilliam Fleming High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
William Fleming High School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2015)
Asian
4%
6%
William Fleming High School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
13%
14%
William Fleming High School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
56%
23%
William Fleming High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
24%
52%
William Fleming High School White Students (1995-2015)
Two or more races
3%
5%
William Fleming High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsWilliam Fleming High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownVA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.620.66
William Fleming High School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
63%
34%
William Fleming High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
6%
William Fleming High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Roanoke City School District's student population of 10,949 students has decreased by 17% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 65% has increased from 49% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,733 is higher than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,605 is higher than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameRoanoke City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
24
4
Number of Students Managed10,9493,627
Roanoke City School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate65%79%
Roanoke City School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue$170 MM$42 MM
Roanoke City School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$168 MM$42 MM
Roanoke City School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,733$10,576
Roanoke City School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,605$10,658
Roanoke City School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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