Gate City High School



Gate City High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gate City 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 0
10 167
11 168
12 157

Gate City High School is a public high school of the Scott County Public Schools located in Gate City, VA. It has 492 students in grades 10th through 12th. Gate City High School is the 265th largest public high school in Virginia and the 10,888th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.4 to 1.

Total Students: 492
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 28.29
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,888th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 265th out of 337
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 299th out of 335
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 298th out of 335

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Gate City High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 256
(52%)
771
(50%)
 Male 236
(48%)
764
(50%)

Gate City High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 469
(95%)
1,471
(96%)
 Black 7
(1%)
11
(1%)
 Hispanic 7
(1%)
26
(2%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
16
(1%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
6
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Gate City High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 272
(55%)
690
(45%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 179
(36%)
681
(44%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 41
(8%)
164
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Gate City High School is ranked 228th out of 326 ranked schools in Virginia, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gate City High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (44.7%) 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.

Gate City High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 433
2006 473
2007 509
2008 524
2009 504
2010 511
2011 530
2012 502
2013 500
2014 487
2015 492

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.7
2006 21.4
2007 32.8
2008 34.2
2009 31
2010 28.9
2011 15.6
2012 15.5
2013 15.3
2014 15
2015 17.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.41801385681293
2006 0.36786469344609
2007 0.3909626719057
2008 0.39885496183206
2009 0.42460317460317
2010 0.426614481409
2011 0.45471698113208
2012 0.42430278884462
2013 0.438
2014 0.40451745379877
2015 0.44715447154472

Compare Gate City High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,383.6% 13.8:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,740.0% 17.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 33.8%
 
This School 44.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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