Bassett High School



Bassett High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bassett High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 322
10 306
11 246
12 280

Bassett High School is a public high school of the Henry County Public Schools located in Bassett, VA. It has 1,154 students in grades 9th through 12th. Bassett High School is the 162nd largest public high school in Virginia and the 5,057th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 14.7 to 1.

Total Students: 1,154
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 78.54
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,057th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 162nd out of 337
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 178th out of 335
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 164th out of 335

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Bassett High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 599
(52%)
1,150
(52%)
 Female 555
(48%)
1,062
(48%)

Bassett High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 773
(67%)
1,390
(63%)
 Black 202
(18%)
480
(22%)
 Hispanic 118
(10%)
219
(10%)
 Two or More 53
(5%)
103
(5%)
 Asian 5
(0%)
13
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
6
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Bassett High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 550
(48%)
1,020
(46%)
 Not Eligible 518
(45%)
1,036
(47%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 86
(7%)
156
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Bassett High School is ranked 55th out of 326 ranked schools in Virginia, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bassett High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (55.1%) is higher than the state average of 33.8%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Bassett High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1267
2006 1285
2007 1240
2008 1201
2009 1214
2010 1248
2011 1229
2012 1225
2013 1171
2014 1169
2015 1154

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.2
2006 15.8
2007 20.6
2008 21.1
2009 22.4
2010 23.9
2011 14.3
2012 15.1
2013 14
2014 14.4
2015 14.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.36937647987372
2006 0.42801556420233
2007 0.40161290322581
2008 0.4496253122398
2009 0.48517298187809
2010 0.50480769230769
2011 0.55655004068348
2012 0.55102040816327
2013 0.57472245943638
2014 0.58511548331908
2015 0.55112651646447

Compare Bassett High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,383.6% 13.8:1
 
1,470.0% 14.7:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 33.8%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 55.1%
 

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