Powhatan Junior High School



Powhatan Junior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Powhatan Junior High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 343
8 341
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Powhatan Junior High School is a public high school of the Powhatan County Public Schools located in Powhatan, VA. It has 684 students in grades 7th through 8th. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.6 to 1.

Total Students: 684
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 54.22

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Powhatan Junior High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 356
(52%)
1,050
(49%)
 Male 328
(48%)
1,081
(51%)

Powhatan Junior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 585
(86%)
1,846
(87%)
 Black 44
(6%)
138
(6%)
 Hispanic 23
(3%)
62
(3%)
 Two or More 22
(3%)
64
(3%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
9
(0%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
9
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
3
(0%)

Powhatan Junior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 589
(86%)
1,847
(87%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 78
(11%)
224
(11%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 17
(2%)
60
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Powhatan Junior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (13.9%) 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.

Powhatan Junior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 698
2006 734
2007 696
2008 649
2009 680
2010 698
2011 716
2012 706
2013 690
2014 688
2015 684

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.7
2006 10.3
2007 15.3
2008 14.3
2009 15
2010 15.3
2011 13.2
2012 12.6
2013 11.8
2014 13.1
2015 12.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.12750716332378
2006 0.1267029972752
2007 0.13649425287356
2008 0.14483821263482
2009 0.17205882352941
2010 0.14469914040115
2011 0.14245810055866
2012 0.1699716713881
2013 0.20869565217391
2014 0.17441860465116
2015 0.13888888888889

Compare Powhatan Junior High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,260.0% 12.6:1
 
1,383.6% 13.8:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 13.9%
 
State Average 33.8%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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Public 07 - 08 684 12.6:1  
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