PROFICIENCY 77% 1% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
61%RICHMOND CITY PBLC SCHS
64%Richmond
78%Virginia

John Marshall 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 767 students and 54 teachers at John Marshall High, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 735 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

John Marshall High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 77.0%, which is 1% lower than the Virginia average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students767
Teachers53.8
Student/Teacher ratio15:1
Free lunch735
Reduced lunch0

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment63
Taking some courses61
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses56
Passing no courses8

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 John Marshall High, there are a total of 63 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 61 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All74%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School75-79%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All80%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8>= 90%
High School75-79%

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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John Marshall High race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictVirginiaNational
Caucasian 5.3% 9.7% 52.2% 51.1%
African American 93.1% 78.1% 23.2% 15.9%
Asian 0.5% 0.8% 6.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 0.9% 9.8% 13.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.2% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.2% 1.3% 4.5% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Henderson Middle School32%0.1Richmond, VA
Ginter Park Elementary65%0.5Richmond, VA
Laburnum Elementary55%1.0Richmond, VA
Linwood Holton Elementary70%1.0Richmond, VA
Henrico High76%1.0Richmond, VA
J.e.b. Stuart Elementary72%1.5Richmond, VA
Richmond Community High91%1.8Richmond, VA
Lakeside Elementary64%2.2Lakeside, VA
L. Douglas Wilder Middle School50%2.3Chamberlayne, VA
Overby-sheppard Elementary50%2.4Richmond, VA
Chamberlayne Elementary72%2.6Chamberlayne, VA
Glen Lea Elementary68%2.7East Highland Park, VA

Richmond demographics profile

StatisticRichmondVirginiaNational
Population211,0638,185,131314,107,084
Population density (sq mi)3,52820391
Median age32.637.637.4
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)34%57%55%
Speak English90%85%79%
Speak Spanish6%7%13%

Education level achieved in Richmond

IndexRichmondVirginiaNational
Completed 8th grade79.6%85.4%83.8%
Completed high school77.7%84.1%82.4%
Completed some college59.3%62.9%58.4%
Completed associate degree40.6%42.9%37.2%
Completed bachelors35.4%35.8%29.3%
Completed masters14.1%15.0%11.0%
Completed professional degree4.7%4.1%3.2%
Completed doctorate1.6%1.6%1.3%
Source: The John Marshall High data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.