Wilson Memorial High School

  • Wilson Memorial High School serves 762 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 83% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 94% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Wilson Memorial High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51%.

Top Placements

Wilson Memorial High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

  • Wilson Memorial High School's student population of 762 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students762 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wilson Memorial High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,801 schools in Virginia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wilson Memorial High School is 0.26, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#241 out of 1801 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
72%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
16%
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Black
4%
22%
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White
86%
49%
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Two or more races
3%
6%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wilson Memorial High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.260.68
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Graduation Rate85-89%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAugusta County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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