PROFICIENCY 82% 5% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
61%RICHMOND CITY PBLC SCHS
68%Richmond
78%Virginia

George Wythe High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "RICHMOND CITY PBLC SCHS" in Richmond, VA. There are a total of 908 students and 69 teachers at George Wythe High, for a student to teacher ratio of 14 to 1. There are a total of 905 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

George Wythe High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 82.0%, which is 5% higher than than the Virginia average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students908
Teachers68.75
Student/Teacher ratio14:1
Free lunch905
Reduced lunch0

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment45
Taking some courses37
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses35
Passing no courses<=2

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At George Wythe High, there are a total of 45 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 37 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All75%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8>= 50%
High School74%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All89%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8>= 50%
High School90-94%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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George Wythe High race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictVirginiaNational
Caucasian 3.8% 9.7% 52.2% 51.1%
African American 88.2% 78.1% 23.2% 15.9%
Asian 0.6% 0.8% 6.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 6.5% 9.8% 13.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.6% 0.2% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.4% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 1.3% 4.5% 3.1%

Richmond demographics profile

StatisticRichmondVirginiaNational
Population14,2358,185,131314,107,084
Population density (sq mi)1,61620391
Median age39.237.637.4
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)44%57%55%
Speak English95%85%79%
Speak Spanish2%7%13%

Education level achieved in Richmond

IndexRichmondVirginiaNational
Completed 8th grade83.4%85.4%83.8%
Completed high school83.0%84.1%82.4%
Completed some college53.4%62.9%58.4%
Completed associate degree24.7%42.9%37.2%
Completed bachelors19.1%35.8%29.3%
Completed masters6.7%15.0%11.0%
Completed professional degree1.2%4.1%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.6%1.3%
Source: The George Wythe High data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.