York River Academy

9300 Geo. Washington Mem. Hwy.
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
York River Academy serves 67 students in grades 9-12.
York River Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥90% (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 ≥50% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Placements

York River Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

York River Academy's student population of 67 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students67 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

York River Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of York River Academy is 0.29, 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 Testing Rank
#1021 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
≥90%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥50%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio6:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
16%
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Black
3%
22%
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White
84%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.290.68
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Graduation Rate
≥50%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYork County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to York River Academy is York High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Yorktown Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Yorktown Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Yorktown York High School Math: 88% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,115 student
    0.0 miles
    9300 Geo Wash Mem Hwy
    Yorktown, VA 23692
    (757) 898-0354
    0 9-12 1,115
  • Yorktown Yorktown Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 81% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 662 students
    0.2 miles
    131 Siege Ln
    Yorktown, VA 23692
    (757) 898-0358
    0.2 K-5 662
  • Yorktown Yorktown Middle School Math: 60% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 746 students
    1.7 miles
    11201 Geo Wash Mem Hwy
    Yorktown, VA 23692
    (757) 898-0360
    1.7 6-8 746
  • Yorktown Grafton High School Math: 86% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,181 student
    3.2 miles
    403 Grafton Dr
    Yorktown, VA 23692
    (757) 898-0530
    3.2 9-12 1,181
  • Yorktown Grafton Middle School Math: 71% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 902 students
    3.2 miles
    405 Grafton Dr
    Yorktown, VA 23692
    (757) 898-0525
    3.2 6-8 902

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