Blacksburg High School



Blacksburg High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Blacksburg 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
9 328
10 298
11 275
12 260

Blacksburg High School is a public high school of the Montgomery County Public Schools located in Blacksburg, VA. It has 1,161 students in grades 9th through 12th. Blacksburg High School is the 154th largest public high school in Virginia and the 4,899th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.0 to 1.

Total Students: 1,161
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13:1
Full Time Teachers: 89.54

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Blacksburg High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 600
(52%)
1,512
(51%)
 Female 561
(48%)
1,453
(49%)

Blacksburg High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 945
(81%)
2,526
(85%)
 Asian 71
(6%)
79
(3%)
 Hispanic 54
(5%)
107
(4%)
 Black 53
(5%)
155
(5%)
 Two or More 34
(3%)
87
(3%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
10
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Blacksburg High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 936
(81%)
2,026
(68%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 167
(14%)
748
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 58
(5%)
191
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Blacksburg High School is ranked 212th out of 0 ranked schools in Virginia, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Blacksburg High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (19.4%) is lower than the state average of 32.6%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Blacksburg High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1196
2006 1199
2007 1149
2008 1107
2009 1099
2010 1070
2011 1090
2012 1161

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.3
2006 14.6
2007 14.7
2008 14
2009 14
2010 14.4
2011 12.2
2012 13

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.15551839464883
2006 0.17014178482068
2007 0.1940818102698
2008 0.17073170731707
2009 0.19199272065514
2010 0.16915887850467
2011 0.18899082568807
2012 0.1937984496124

Compare Blacksburg High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,300.0% 13.0:1
 
1,368.6% 13.7:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 19.4%
 
State Average 32.6%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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