Dinwiddie High School



Dinwiddie High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dinwiddie 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
9 368
10 338
11 322
12 324

Dinwiddie High School is a public high school of the Dinwiddie County Public Schools located in Dinwiddie, VA. It has 1,352 students in grades 9th through 12th. Dinwiddie High School is the 131st largest public high school in Virginia and the 4,003rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.6 to 1.

Total Students: 1,352
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 86.55
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 4,003rd out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 131st out of 337
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 229th out of 335
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 143rd out of 335

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Dinwiddie High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 705
(52%)
705
(52%)
 Female 647
(48%)
647
(48%)

Dinwiddie High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 723
(53%)
723
(53%)
 Black 483
(36%)
483
(36%)
 Hispanic 67
(5%)
67
(5%)
 Two or More 64
(5%)
64
(5%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
7
(1%)
 American Indian 7
(1%)
7
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Dinwiddie High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 771
(57%)
771
(57%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 488
(36%)
488
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 93
(7%)
93
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Dinwiddie High School is ranked 71st out of 326 ranked schools in Virginia, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dinwiddie High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (43.0%) is slightly 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.

Dinwiddie High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1466
2006 1517
2007 1577
2008 1154
2009 1172
2010 1124
2011 1051
2012 1374
2013 1357
2014 1343
2015 1352

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.9
2006 17.9
2007 25.7
2008 25.4
2009 24.5
2010 24.6
2011 16.5
2012 16.3
2013 16.2
2014 15.9
2015 15.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.40723055934516
2006 0.42715886618326
2007 0.44514901712112
2008 0.29896013864818
2009 0.28412969283276
2010 0.48131672597865
2011 0.44719314938154
2012 0.45560407569141
2013 0.46278555637436
2014 0.4542069992554
2015 0.42973372781065

Compare Dinwiddie High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,383.6% 13.8:1
 
1,560.0% 15.6:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 33.8%
 
This School 43.0%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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Public 09 - 12 1,352 15.6:1  
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