York River Academy

9300 Geo. Washington Mem. Hwy.

Yorktown, VA 23692

Tel: (757)898-0516
  • York River Academy serves 79 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 48%.
  • York River Academy operates within the York County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 79 students has grown by 14% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students79 students
York River Academy Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender %York River Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
York River Academy Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by GradeYork River Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
York River Academy Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2015)
Asian
1%
6%
York River Academy Asian Students (2003-2015)
Hispanic
8%
14%
York River Academy Black Students (2004-2015)
Black
4%
23%
York River Academy Black Students (2005-2015)
White
85%
52%
York River Academy White Students (2005-2015)
Two or more races
2%
5%
York River Academy Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsYork River Academy 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.
0.270.66
York River Academy Diversity Score (2005-2015)
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.
11%
34%
York River Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2015)
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.
3%
6%
York River Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2015)

District Comparison

  • York County School District's student population of 79 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District NameYork County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
4
Number of Students Managed793,627
Graduation Raten/a79%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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  • YorktownYork High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1104 students
    0 miles
    9300 Geo Wash Mem Hwy
    YorktownVA 23692
    (757)898-0354
    09-121104
  • YorktownYorktown Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 662 students
    0.2 miles
    131 Siege Ln
    YorktownVA 23692
    (757)898-0358
    0.2PK-5662
  • YorktownYorktown Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 773 students
    1.7 miles
    11201 Geo Wash Mem Hwy
    YorktownVA 23692
    (757)898-0360
    1.76-8773
  • YorktownGrafton High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1201 students
    3.2 miles
    403 Grafton Dr
    YorktownVA 23692
    (757)898-0530
    3.29-121201
  • YorktownGrafton Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 868 students
    3.2 miles
    405 Grafton Dr
    YorktownVA 23692
    (757)898-0525
    3.26-8868

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