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
9 315
10 293
11 289
12 302

Blacksburg High School is a public high school of the Montgomery County Public Schools located in Blacksburg, VA. It has 1,199 students in grades 9th through 12th. Blacksburg High School is the 152nd largest public high school in Virginia and the 4,788th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 14.1 to 1.

Total Students: 1,199
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 84.8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 4,788th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 152nd out of 337
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 142nd out of 335
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 147th out of 335

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Blacksburg High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 639
(53%)
1,570
(52%)
 Female 560
(47%)
1,432
(48%)

Blacksburg High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 984
(82%)
2,560
(85%)
 Asian 79
(7%)
90
(3%)
 Black 49
(4%)
141
(5%)
 Two or More 46
(4%)
106
(4%)
 Hispanic 39
(3%)
99
(3%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Blacksburg High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 997
(83%)
2,130
(71%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 165
(14%)
694
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 37
(3%)
178
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Blacksburg High School is ranked 241st out of 326 ranked schools in Virginia, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Blacksburg High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (16.8%) is lower than the state average of 33.8%. 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
2013 1139
2014 1148
2015 1199

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
2013 13
2014 13.1
2015 14.1

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
2013 0.17822651448639
2014 0.1698606271777
2015 0.16847372810676

Compare Blacksburg High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,383.6% 13.8:1
 
1,410.0% 14.1:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 16.8%
 
State Average 33.8%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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