PROFICIENCY 82% 5% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
76%HENRICO CO PBLC SCHS
65%Richmond
78%Virginia

Tucker High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "HENRICO CO PBLC SCHS" in Richmond, VA. There are a total of 1,645 students and 99 teachers at Tucker High, for a student to teacher ratio of 17 to 1. There are a total of 558 free lunch students and 119 reduced lunch students.

Tucker High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 81.5%, which is 5% higher than the Virginia average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1645
Teachers99.1
Student/Teacher ratio17:1
Free lunch558
Reduced lunch119

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment364
Taking some courses238
Taking some courses (not tests)126
Passing some courses88
Passing no courses149

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 Tucker High, there are a total of 364 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 238 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All77%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School77%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All86%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School86%

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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Tucker High race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictVirginiaNational
Caucasian 37.9% 42.6% 52.2% 51.1%
African American 30.9% 36.8% 23.2% 15.9%
Asian 13.2% 8.6% 6.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 13.2% 7.7% 13.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.5% 0.3% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.0% 3.7% 4.5% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Longan Elementary73%0.8Richmond, VA
Davis Elementary85%0.8Tuckahoe, VA
Skipwith Elementary78%1.0Richmond, VA
Hermitage High82%1.7Laurel, VA
Tuckahoe Middle School78%1.7Tuckahoe, VA
Dumbarton Elementary61%1.7Laurel, VA
Ridge Elementary71%1.8Tuckahoe, VA
Three Chopt Elementary87%1.9Richmond, VA
Henrico Juvenile Detention Home - James River25%2.0Laurel, VA
Hungary Creek Middle School81%2.0Glen Allen, VA
Freeman High88%2.0Tuckahoe, VA
Springfield Park Elementary82%2.1Innsbrook, VA

Richmond demographics profile

StatisticRichmondVirginiaNational
Population16,7568,310,301318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)3,11019191
Median age33.637.837.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)45%57%55%
Speak English81%84%79%
Speak Spanish8%7%13%

Education level achieved in Richmond

IndexRichmondVirginiaNational
Completed 8th grade84.6%85.9%84.3%
Completed high school84.3%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college62.6%64.1%59.4%
Completed associate degree37.8%44.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors28.6%36.9%30.3%
Completed masters7.5%15.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.0%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.7%1.3%
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Source: The Tucker High data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.