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Fredericksburg City Public Schools

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Division: Fredericksburg City Public Schools
Division Number: 110
Address: 210 Ferdinand Street Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Superintendent: Dr. Marceline R. Catlett
Region: 3
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ESSA

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Elementary Schools
Hugh Mercer ElementaryAccredited
Lafayette Upper ElementaryAccredited
Middle Schools
Walker-Grant MiddleAccredited with Conditions
High Schools
James Monroe HighAccredited

Assessments

Student Achievement by Proficiency Level

Reading Performance: All Students

This chart displays the percentage of students passing state reading tests. Virginia students are assessed annually in reading in grades 3-8 and once in high school with an end-of-course (EOC) reading test. Use the drop down menu above the chart to view results for a specific test. Use the menu below the chart to select results for a specific group of students. Practice test items representative of the content and skills included in current Standards of Learning assessments are available on the Virginia Department of Education website to assist in understanding the format of the tests and questions.
English Reading Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 15 59 74 26 12 54 67 33 10 53 63 37
Female 15 61 76 24 13 56 69 31 12 57 69 31
Male 15 57 72 28 11 53 65 35 8 50 58 42
American Indian < < 100 0 < < < < < < 100 0
Asian 26 58 83 17 18 43 61 39 15 63 78 22
Black 7 57 64 36 6 52 58 42 6 47 52 48
Hispanic 11 57 68 32 7 53 60 40 6 50 56 44
Native Hawaiian < < 100 0 < < 100 0 < < 100 0
White 26 62 88 12 22 60 82 18 18 61 79 21
Multiple Races 8 67 75 25 10 59 68 32 7 56 63 37
Students with Disabilities 12 28 40 60 11 22 33 67 10 18 28 72
Students without Disabilities 15 62 77 23 12 59 71 29 10 59 69 31
Economically Disadvantaged 8 55 63 37 5 50 54 46 4 46 50 50
Not Economically Disadvantaged 21 62 83 17 18 58 76 24 15 61 76 24
English Learners 10 55 65 35 3 22 24 76 2 23 24 76
Homeless 5 63 68 32 6 50 56 44 6 38 44 56
Military Connected 25 60 85 15 18 73 90 10
Foster Care < < < < < < < <
Grade 3 English Reading Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 12 52 64 36 13 44 57 43 10 40 50 50
Female 13 51 64 36 16 44 60 40 12 40 53 47
Male 11 52 63 37 10 43 53 47 8 39 47 53
Asian 13 53 67 33 12 41 53 47 12 65 76 24
Black 5 54 60 40 6 36 43 57 8 31 38 62
Hispanic 10 44 54 46 7 52 60 40 5 30 34 66
White 23 52 75 25 28 44 72 28 13 52 65 35
Multiple Races 9 59 68 32 12 47 59 41 18 29 47 53
Students with Disabilities 8 25 33 67 9 18 26 74 19 14 33 67
Students without Disabilities 12 54 66 34 14 47 61 39 8 45 53 47
Economically Disadvantaged 8 42 49 51 5 40 45 55 8 31 40 60
Not Economically Disadvantaged 15 59 74 26 21 47 67 33 12 48 60 40
English Learners 8 47 55 45 5 31 36 64 5 27 32 68
Homeless < < < < 9 45 55 45 < < < <
Military Connected < < < < < < < <
Grade 4 English Reading Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 19 51 70 30 9 47 55 45 13 46 59 41
Female 21 49 71 29 10 50 60 40 16 50 66 34
Male 17 52 69 31 7 44 51 49 10 42 52 48
American Indian < < 100 0
Asian 46 31 77 23 12 35 47 53 13 63 75 25
Black 12 51 63 37 7 46 52 48 7 34 41 59
Hispanic 12 52 64 36 5 46 51 49 9 45 54 46
White 35 50 85 15 13 55 68 32 23 53 77 23
Multiple Races - 69 69 31 12 24 35 65 7 67 73 27
Students with Disabilities 17 27 43 57 10 17 27 73 8 17 25 75
Students without Disabilities 19 54 73 27 8 51 60 40 13 51 64 36
Economically Disadvantaged 10 50 60 40 3 40 44 56 3 44 47 53
Not Economically Disadvantaged 26 52 78 22 13 52 65 35 25 50 75 25
English Learners 18 53 71 29 - 33 33 67 2 32 34 66
Homeless - 50 50 50 < < < < < < < <
Military Connected < < < < < < 100 0
Foster Care < < < < < < < <
Grade 5 English Reading Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 19 58 77 23 18 51 69 31 11 48 59 41
Female 18 60 78 22 22 47 69 31 13 50 63 37
Male 20 56 76 24 14 55 69 31 9 46 55 45
Asian 50 40 90 10 23 31 54 46 16 53 68 32
Black 10 59 69 31 12 50 62 38 4 55 59 41
Hispanic 14 57 71 29 6 57 63 37 5 40 45 55
Native Hawaiian < < 100 0 < < 100 0
White 32 58 89 11 38 47 85 15 28 47 75 25
Multiple Races 8 67 75 25 15 60 75 25 4 39 43 57
Students with Disabilities 15 35 50 50 17 20 37 63 4 18 22 78
Students without Disabilities 20 61 81 19 18 54 73 27 12 53 65 35
Economically Disadvantaged 12 56 68 32 7 47 54 46 2 43 45 55
Not Economically Disadvantaged 24 60 83 17 28 54 82 18 21 55 76 24
English Learners 11 54 66 34 - 20 20 80 - 23 23 77
Homeless < < < < < < < < < < < <
Military Connected 46 46 92 8 < < < <
Foster Care < < < < < < < <
Grade 6 English Reading Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 21 53 75 25 13 58 71 29 12 56 68 32
Female 22 54 77 23 12 60 72 28 13 61 74 26
Male 20 53 73 27 14 56 71 29 12 50 62 38
Asian < < 100 0 < < < < 21 50 71 29
Black 11 51 62 38 4 59 63 37 7 49 56 44
Hispanic 18 46 64 36 6 57 64 36 5 61 65 35
White 33 58 91 9 30 56 86 14 24 61 85 15
Multiple Races 17 67 83 17 - 73 73 27 11 58 68 32
Students with Disabilities 14 29 43 57 8 20 28 72 6 25 31 69
Students without Disabilities 22 56 78 22 14 63 77 23 13 60 74 26
Economically Disadvantaged 11 52 63 37 3 60 63 37 5 51 56 44
Not Economically Disadvantaged 35 55 91 9 22 57 78 22 20 61 81 19
English Learners 12 53 65 35 - 7 7 93 - 17 17 83
Homeless < < < < - 40 40 60 12 35 47 53
Military Connected < < < < 23 69 92 8
Grade 7 English Reading Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 10 66 76 24 15 54 69 31 5 60 65 35
Female 7 68 75 25 16 56 71 29 7 62 69 31
Male 13 64 77 23 15 52 67 33 3 58 61 39
American Indian < < 100 0
Asian < < < < < < < < < < 100 0
Black 4 57 61 39 13 46 58 42 1 49 51 49
Hispanic 12 63 75 25 12 53 65 35 2 60 62 38
Native Hawaiian < < 100 0
White 17 77 94 6 17 61 78 22 10 69 79 21
Multiple Races 8 69 77 23 13 73 87 13 6 65 71 29
Students with Disabilities 8 29 38 63 21 21 43 57 - 32 32 68
Students without Disabilities 10 70 80 20 14 58 72 28 6 63 69 31
Economically Disadvantaged 7 58 65 35 7 55 63 37 - 58 58 42
Not Economically Disadvantaged 14 75 88 12 21 53 74 26 11 62 73 27
English Learners 5 63 68 32 5 - 5 95 - 6 6 94
Homeless < < < < 10 70 80 20 - 55 55 45
Military Connected < < < < < < 100 0
Grade 8 English Reading Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 15 64 79 21 9 58 67 33 8 56 65 35
Female 15 72 87 13 7 59 66 34 9 64 74 26
Male 14 56 70 30 11 57 68 32 7 49 57 43
Asian < < < < < < < < 10 70 80 20
Black 9 59 67 33 2 54 57 43 10 38 48 52
Hispanic 5 74 79 21 5 47 53 47 9 48 57 43
White 26 62 88 12 19 71 90 10 8 74 82 18
Multiple Races < < < < 8 62 69 31 - 79 79 21
Students with Disabilities 10 40 50 50 10 24 34 66 16 6 23 77
Students without Disabilities 15 65 80 20 9 63 71 29 7 64 71 29
Economically Disadvantaged 6 60 66 34 4 48 53 47 6 46 52 48
Not Economically Disadvantaged 22 68 90 10 12 64 76 24 11 68 79 21
English Learners 5 62 67 33 5 5 11 89 - 5 5 95
Homeless 10 80 90 10 9 36 45 55 8 33 42 58
Military Connected < < < < < < < <
EOC English Reading Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 7 73 81 19 6 77 83 17 10 71 81 19
Female 7 78 85 15 6 78 84 16 14 69 83 17
Male 8 68 76 24 7 75 81 19 6 72 78 22
American Indian < < < < < < 100 0
Asian < < 100 0 10 60 70 30 17 75 92 8
Black 1 67 68 32 - 74 74 26 4 67 71 29
Hispanic 6 77 83 17 3 72 75 25 4 79 83 17
Native Hawaiian < < 100 0
White 16 77 93 7 13 81 94 6 20 69 88 12
Multiple Races < < < < < < 100 0 - 73 73 27
Students with Disabilities 6 19 25 75 - 44 44 56 14 18 32 68
Students without Disabilities 7 77 85 15 7 79 86 14 10 76 86 14
Economically Disadvantaged 1 72 73 27 1 68 69 31 10 53 63 37
Not Economically Disadvantaged 12 74 85 15 9 82 91 9 10 73 83 17
English Learners - 72 72 28 - 10 10 90 - 23 23 77
Homeless < < < < < < < < < < < <
Military Connected < < 100 0 < < 100 0
Foster Care < < < <
< = A group below state definition for personally identifiable results
- = Not applicable or no data for group
* = Data not yet available

Writing Performance: All Students

This chart displays the percentage of students passing state writing tests. Virginia students are assessed in writing in grade 8 and once in most high schools with a state end-of-course (EOC) writing test. If a high school administers a locally developed writing assessment, results are not included in this chart as scores on locally developed writing assessments are not reported to the Virginia Department of Education. Use the drop down menu above the chart to view results for a specific test. Use the menu below the chart to select results for a specific group of students. Practice test items representative of the content and skills included in current Standards of Learning assessments are available on the Virginia Department of Education website to assist in understanding the format of the tests and questions.
English Writing Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 11 56 68 32 11 45 56 44 11 43 54 46
Female 14 61 75 25 9 52 61 39 14 51 65 35
Male 8 51 59 41 14 38 51 49 8 36 44 56
Asian < < < < 38 15 54 46 < < < <
Black 5 42 47 53 3 40 43 57 6 32 39 61
Hispanic 8 57 65 35 13 51 64 36 7 40 48 52
White 19 67 87 13 17 53 71 29 17 53 70 30
Multiple Races < < < < 7 43 50 50 6 39 44 56
Students with Disabilities 5 19 24 76 21 5 26 74 14 10 24 76
Students without Disabilities 12 60 72 28 10 52 61 39 10 49 59 41
Economically Disadvantaged 6 42 48 52 5 37 42 58 11 26 37 63
Not Economically Disadvantaged 15 68 83 17 15 51 65 35 11 47 57 43
English Learners 11 33 44 56 18 - 18 82 < < < <
Homeless < < < < - 54 54 46 7 27 33 67
Military Connected < < 100 0 10 60 70 30
Grade 8 Writing Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 12 56 68 32 11 50 61 39 12 45 56 44
Female 15 60 75 25 7 61 68 32 15 50 65 35
Male 9 52 61 39 16 39 54 46 8 40 48 52
Asian < < 100 0 < < < < < < 100 0
Black 6 42 48 52 2 41 43 57 6 31 37 63
Hispanic 9 54 63 37 12 61 73 27 10 42 52 48
White 20 67 87 13 20 57 77 23 17 57 73 27
Multiple Races < < < < 8 46 54 46 7 47 53 47
Students with Disabilities 8 15 23 77 17 4 21 79 14 7 21 79
Students without Disabilities 12 59 71 29 11 55 66 34 11 51 62 38
Economically Disadvantaged 7 42 49 51 2 41 44 56 11 15 26 74
Not Economically Disadvantaged 16 68 84 16 17 55 72 28 12 49 61 39
Homeless < < < < - 58 58 42 9 18 27 73
Military Connected < < 100 0 < < < <
EOC Writing Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 7 56 63 37 10 28 38 62 7 34 41 59
Female 8 69 77 23 14 21 34 66 6 56 63 38
Male 7 43 50 50 6 35 42 58 7 21 29 71
Asian < < < < < < < < < < < <
Black - 43 43 57 4 35 39 61 7 40 47 53
Hispanic < < 100 0 17 17 33 67 - 36 36 64
White < < < < 6 41 47 53 15 31 46 54
Multiple Races < < 100 0 < < < < < < < <
Students with Disabilities < < < < 27 7 33 67 15 15 31 69
Students without Disabilities 11 68 79 21 4 36 40 60 3 42 45 55
Economically Disadvantaged - 40 40 60 14 25 39 61 11 42 53 47
Not Economically Disadvantaged 12 65 76 24 6 31 38 63 4 28 32 68
English Learners < < < < < < < < < < < <
Homeless < < < < < < < < < < < <
Military Connected < < 100 0 < < < <
< = A group below state definition for personally identifiable results
- = Not applicable or no data for group
* = Data not yet available

Math Performance: All Students

This chart displays the percentage of students passing state mathematics tests. Virginia students are assessed annually in mathematics in grades 3-8 and at the end of secondary courses (Algebra I, Geometry and Algebra II) as needed to meet graduation requirements. Use the drop down menu above the chart to view results for a specific test. Use the menu below the chart to select results for a specific group of students. Practice test items representative of the content and skills included in current Standards of Learning assessments are available on the Virginia Department of Education website to assist in understanding the format of the tests and questions.
Mathematics Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 10 57 67 33 8 52 60 40 8 53 61 39
Female 10 59 69 31 7 54 61 39 8 55 62 38
Male 10 55 65 35 9 51 60 40 8 52 60 40
American Indian < < < < < < < < < < 100 0
Asian 26 60 86 14 18 49 67 33 12 71 83 17
Black 4 52 56 44 3 46 49 51 4 46 49 51
Hispanic 7 57 63 37 6 51 57 43 4 50 54 46
Native Hawaiian < < 100 0 < < 100 0 < < < <
White 19 61 80 20 15 60 74 26 15 60 76 24
Multiple Races 8 66 73 27 7 61 68 32 5 62 67 33
Students with Disabilities 8 16 24 76 10 14 24 76 10 19 30 70
Students without Disabilities 10 61 71 29 8 57 65 35 7 58 66 34
Economically Disadvantaged 4 52 55 45 3 44 48 52 4 47 51 49
Not Economically Disadvantaged 17 62 78 22 12 59 71 29 11 59 70 30
English Learners 6 55 62 38 3 34 37 63 2 43 45 55
Homeless - 45 45 55 3 42 46 54 2 44 47 53
Military Connected 12 68 80 20 8 77 85 15
Foster Care < < < < < < < <
Grade 3 Mathematics Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 9 57 65 35 10 45 55 45 12 62 74 26
Female 9 50 59 41 11 42 53 47 9 67 76 24
Male 8 62 71 29 9 48 57 43 14 57 72 28
Asian 7 67 73 27 6 41 47 53 6 94 100 0
Black 5 55 61 39 3 33 37 63 8 55 62 38
Hispanic 7 54 61 39 10 47 57 43 10 52 62 38
White 16 51 67 33 21 52 73 27 18 66 84 16
Multiple Races - 82 82 18 - 71 71 29 12 71 82 18
Students with Disabilities 9 13 22 78 9 15 24 76 19 33 51 49
Students without Disabilities 9 60 69 31 10 49 59 41 11 67 78 22
Economically Disadvantaged 3 56 58 42 2 37 39 61 8 58 66 34
Not Economically Disadvantaged 13 57 70 30 17 52 70 30 16 65 81 19
English Learners 3 57 60 40 5 38 44 56 5 66 71 29
Homeless < < < < - 18 18 82 < < < <
Military Connected < < < < < < 100 0
Grade 4 Mathematics Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 15 57 72 28 8 54 62 38 10 54 63 37
Female 12 59 71 29 6 57 63 37 10 52 61 39
Male 17 55 72 28 10 50 60 40 9 55 65 35
American Indian < < 100 0
Asian 29 50 79 21 11 61 72 28 6 81 88 13
Black 9 51 61 39 4 55 58 42 3 45 49 51
Hispanic 6 60 66 34 8 44 52 48 6 53 59 41
White 27 64 91 9 14 55 69 31 22 54 76 24
Multiple Races 15 54 69 31 6 72 78 22 - 65 65 35
Students with Disabilities 10 10 21 79 7 17 24 76 11 17 28 72
Students without Disabilities 15 63 78 22 8 59 68 32 9 59 69 31
Economically Disadvantaged 7 53 60 40 3 48 50 50 2 53 55 45
Not Economically Disadvantaged 21 60 81 19 13 59 72 28 19 54 73 27
English Learners 14 56 70 30 4 41 44 56 4 59 63 37
Homeless < < < < < < < < < < < <
Military Connected < < < < < < 100 0
Foster Care < < 100 0 < < < <
Grade 5 Mathematics Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 20 52 72 28 16 48 64 36 7 53 60 40
Female 21 53 74 26 12 51 63 37 6 52 58 42
Male 19 51 71 29 21 45 65 35 7 55 62 38
Asian 40 40 80 20 42 33 75 25 15 55 70 30
Black 9 52 61 39 7 46 53 47 1 53 54 46
Hispanic 9 60 70 30 9 50 59 41 4 49 53 47
White 41 44 84 16 32 51 84 16 18 56 74 26
Multiple Races 8 75 83 17 15 45 60 40 - 57 57 43
Students with Disabilities 12 23 35 65 13 10 23 77 2 7 9 91
Students without Disabilities 21 56 77 23 17 52 69 31 8 62 69 31
Economically Disadvantaged 5 51 55 45 9 39 48 52 1 48 49 51
Not Economically Disadvantaged 29 53 82 18 23 56 79 21 14 59 73 27
English Learners 9 54 63 37 - 24 24 76 - 34 34 66
Homeless < < < < - 30 30 70 < < < <
Military Connected 15 54 69 31 < < < <
Foster Care < < < < < < < <
Grade 6 Mathematics Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 4 44 48 52 1 42 43 57 3 46 49 51
Female 3 42 44 56 - 40 40 60 2 51 53 47
Male 5 46 51 49 2 43 45 55 4 41 45 55
Asian < < 100 0 < < 100 0 10 50 60 40
Black 2 41 42 58 1 35 37 63 3 41 44 56
Hispanic 11 32 42 58 - 43 43 57 - 41 41 59
White 3 56 59 41 3 40 43 57 5 60 65 35
Multiple Races < < < < - 60 60 40 - 50 50 50
Students with Disabilities 21 16 37 63 8 17 25 75 11 14 25 75
Students without Disabilities 2 48 50 50 - 46 46 54 1 53 54 46
Economically Disadvantaged 2 36 38 62 - 36 36 64 4 38 42 58
Not Economically Disadvantaged 10 64 74 26 2 48 51 49 1 58 60 40
English Learners 4 39 43 57 - 19 19 81 - 25 25 75
Homeless < < < < < < < < - 47 47 53
Military Connected < < < < < < < <
Grade 7 Mathematics Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 9 54 64 36 6 38 44 56 6 49 54 46
Female 8 59 67 33 6 38 44 56 8 44 52 48
Male 11 49 60 40 5 38 44 56 4 52 56 44
Asian < < < < < < < < 17 67 83 17
Black 6 43 48 52 4 27 31 69 2 36 38 62
Hispanic 4 52 56 44 4 20 24 76 2 44 45 55
White 14 70 84 16 8 55 62 38 10 63 73 27
Multiple Races 20 40 60 40 7 47 53 47 11 61 72 28
Students with Disabilities 9 9 17 83 21 7 28 72 8 24 32 68
Students without Disabilities 9 59 68 32 4 43 46 54 6 51 57 43
Economically Disadvantaged 6 47 52 48 1 30 31 69 3 34 38 63
Not Economically Disadvantaged 13 62 76 24 10 45 55 45 9 65 74 26
English Learners 5 57 61 39 5 - 5 95 4 9 13 87
Homeless < < < < 10 40 50 50 - 36 36 64
Military Connected < < < < 20 80 100 0
Grade 8 Mathematics Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 2 65 67 33 4 60 64 36 2 51 54 46
Female 3 70 73 27 1 66 67 33 2 61 63 37
Male 1 61 62 38 7 53 59 41 3 41 44 56
American Indian < < 100 0
Asian < < 100 0 < < < < < < < <
Black - 57 57 43 2 45 48 52 4 41 44 56
Hispanic 6 69 75 25 4 61 65 35 2 47 49 51
Native Hawaiian < < 100 0
White 3 71 74 26 5 78 83 17 2 61 63 37
Multiple Races < < < < 8 54 62 38 < < < <
Students with Disabilities < < < < 14 14 28 72 16 23 39 61
Students without Disabilities 2 67 70 30 2 67 69 31 - 56 56 44
Economically Disadvantaged 1 58 59 41 1 54 55 45 2 44 47 53
Not Economically Disadvantaged 4 75 78 22 5 65 70 30 2 61 63 37
English Learners 5 60 65 35 5 37 42 58 - 16 16 84
Homeless < < < < - 40 40 60 10 50 60 40
Military Connected < < < < < < < <
Algebra I Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 4 67 71 29 5 67 72 28 8 64 73 27
Female 4 73 77 23 7 67 74 26 8 67 75 25
Male 4 61 65 35 4 67 71 29 9 62 70 30
Asian 36 57 93 7 < < < < 8 92 100 0
Black - 62 62 38 2 60 62 38 1 58 59 41
Hispanic - 66 66 34 2 73 75 25 3 68 71 29
Native Hawaiian < < 100 0 < < 100 0
White 9 74 83 17 12 72 83 17 19 67 85 15
Multiple Races < < < < 8 83 92 8 8 54 62 38
Students with Disabilities - 19 19 81 - 22 22 78 - 29 29 71
Students without Disabilities 5 71 76 24 6 72 78 22 9 67 76 24
Economically Disadvantaged - 56 56 44 1 58 59 41 4 64 68 32
Not Economically Disadvantaged 9 79 88 12 9 76 86 14 10 65 74 26
English Learners 4 53 58 42 - 58 58 42 - 52 52 48
Homeless - 36 36 64 - 56 56 44 - 50 50 50
Military Connected 9 73 82 18 < < < <
Foster Care < < < <
Geometry Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 10 60 70 30 7 63 70 30 14 44 59 41
Female 11 66 77 23 5 70 75 25 20 45 65 35
Male 10 53 63 37 9 56 65 35 10 44 54 46
Asian 21 71 93 7 < < < < < < < <
Black 2 52 54 46 2 56 57 43 6 39 45 55
Hispanic 7 63 71 29 6 67 72 28 6 47 53 47
Native Hawaiian < < 100 0
White 18 63 80 20 15 67 82 18 28 45 74 26
Multiple Races < < 100 0 - 80 80 20 < < < <
Students with Disabilities - 14 14 86 - 10 10 90 - 16 16 84
Students without Disabilities 11 64 75 25 8 66 74 26 16 48 64 36
Economically Disadvantaged 5 57 62 38 3 50 53 47 8 38 46 54
Not Economically Disadvantaged 14 62 76 24 11 73 84 16 17 47 64 36
English Learners - 65 65 35 - 41 41 59 - 23 23 77
Homeless < < < < - 46 46 54 < < < <
Military Connected 9 91 100 0 < < < <
Foster Care < < 100 0 < < < <
Algebra II Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 20 46 67 33 13 47 60 40 4 49 54 46
Female 21 49 70 30 11 49 59 41 4 40 44 56
Male 20 43 63 37 14 46 60 40 5 59 64 36
Asian < < 100 0 29 36 64 36 < < 100 0
Black 4 45 49 51 5 43 48 52 - 25 25 75
Hispanic 24 38 62 38 13 39 52 48 - 38 38 63
Native Hawaiian < < < <
White 33 48 81 19 15 56 71 29 5 68 73 27
Multiple Races < < < < < < < < < < < <
Students with Disabilities < < < < < < < < < < < <
Students without Disabilities 21 48 69 31 13 48 60 40 5 51 55 45
Economically Disadvantaged 7 49 56 44 11 44 56 44 < < < <
Not Economically Disadvantaged 27 45 72 28 13 49 62 38 5 50 55 45
English Learners 20 50 70 30 < < < < < < 100 0
Homeless < < < < < < < < < < < <
Military Connected < < < < < < < <
< = A group below state definition for personally identifiable results
- = Not applicable or no data for group
* = Data not yet available

Science Performance: All Students

This chart displays the percentage of students passing state science tests. Virginia students are assessed in science in grades 5 and 8 and at the end of secondary courses (Earth Science, Biology and Chemistry) as needed to meet graduation requirements. Use the drop down menu above the chart to view results for a specific test. Use the menu below the chart to select results for a specific group of students. Practice test items representative of the content and skills included in current Standards of Learning assessments are available on the Virginia Department of Education website to assist in understanding the format of the tests and questions.
Science Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 13 62 74 26 11 61 72 28 8 57 65 35
Female 12 63 75 25 11 63 73 27 6 58 65 35
Male 13 60 74 26 12 60 72 28 10 55 65 35
Asian 23 57 80 20 23 58 81 19 20 57 76 24
Black 4 55 58 42 4 57 61 39 3 52 55 45
Hispanic 9 62 71 29 5 60 65 35 4 50 55 45
Native Hawaiian < < 100 0 < < 100 0 < < 100 0
White 22 68 91 9 21 66 88 12 17 66 83 17
Multiple Races 16 68 84 16 10 67 76 24 7 59 66 34
Students with Disabilities - 39 39 61 7 23 30 70 2 20 22 78
Students without Disabilities 14 63 77 23 12 65 77 23 9 61 71 29
Economically Disadvantaged 5 54 58 42 3 56 59 41 3 43 46 54
Not Economically Disadvantaged 19 68 87 13 17 66 82 18 11 64 75 25
English Learners 3 51 54 46 1 30 32 68 1 20 21 79
Homeless 3 50 53 47 - 51 51 49 2 46 48 52
Military Connected 18 71 89 11 9 77 86 14
Foster Care < < < < < < < <
Grade 5 Science Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 14 48 63 37 12 51 63 37 5 47 52 48
Female 14 47 62 38 10 50 60 40 4 43 47 53
Male 15 50 64 36 13 52 65 35 6 51 57 43
Asian 36 27 64 36 8 69 77 23 22 50 72 28
Black 5 41 45 55 7 42 50 50 - 41 41 59
Hispanic 9 52 61 39 1 54 56 44 1 42 44 56
White 26 57 83 17 26 59 85 15 14 57 71 29
Multiple Races 17 58 75 25 20 45 65 35 - 55 55 45
Students with Disabilities - 44 44 56 7 23 30 70 - 9 9 91
Students without Disabilities 16 49 65 35 12 54 67 33 6 53 59 41
Economically Disadvantaged 6 38 44 56 5 43 48 52 1 34 35 65
Not Economically Disadvantaged 20 55 74 26 17 58 76 24 10 62 72 28
English Learners 3 46 49 51 - 27 27 73 2 26 28 72
Homeless < < < < - 30 30 70 < < < <
Military Connected 15 69 85 15 < < < <
Foster Care < < < < < < < <
Grade 8 Science Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 15 62 77 23 8 64 71 29 14 52 67 33
Female 16 64 80 20 4 67 71 29 12 58 70 30
Male 14 60 74 26 11 60 72 28 16 47 63 37
Asian < < < < < < < < 10 70 80 20
Black 9 56 65 35 2 59 61 39 8 43 51 49
Hispanic 8 63 71 29 7 49 56 44 8 44 52 48
White 26 64 90 10 14 80 94 6 22 64 86 14
Multiple Races < < 100 0 - 77 77 23 23 62 85 15
Students with Disabilities - 50 50 50 10 24 34 66 6 29 35 65
Students without Disabilities 16 63 79 21 7 69 76 24 15 56 71 29
Economically Disadvantaged 6 54 60 40 2 59 61 39 6 45 52 48
Not Economically Disadvantaged 23 69 92 8 11 67 78 22 22 60 82 18
English Learners - 50 50 50 5 11 16 84 - 17 17 83
Homeless - 82 82 18 - 55 55 45 - 64 64 36
Military Connected < < < < < < < <
Biology Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 10 67 77 23 14 64 78 22 10 66 77 23
Female 8 71 79 21 19 65 83 17 7 74 80 20
Male 12 63 74 26 9 63 72 28 14 59 73 27
Asian 36 43 79 21 20 60 80 20 < < < <
Black - 59 59 41 2 64 67 33 5 63 68 32
Hispanic 5 63 68 32 9 69 78 22 10 66 76 24
Native Hawaiian < < 100 0 < < 100 0 < < 100 0
White 18 78 96 4 24 61 85 15 15 70 86 14
Multiple Races < < 100 0 < < < < 8 69 77 23
Students with Disabilities - 39 39 61 - 17 17 83 - 20 20 80
Students without Disabilities 11 69 80 20 15 68 82 18 11 70 81 19
Economically Disadvantaged 4 53 57 43 4 65 68 32 2 62 64 36
Not Economically Disadvantaged 14 79 93 7 21 64 84 16 12 67 79 21
English Learners - 46 46 54 - 38 38 62 - 8 8 92
Homeless < < < < < < < < 6 44 50 50
Military Connected < < 100 0 < < < <
Foster Care < < 100 0 < < < <
Chemistry Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 17 65 82 18 18 69 87 13 14 70 84 16
Female 13 67 79 21 17 71 88 12 9 72 81 19
Male 21 63 84 16 18 67 86 14 20 68 88 12
Asian < < < < 45 45 91 9 < < < <
Black 4 64 68 32 3 75 78 23 - 87 87 13
Hispanic 17 67 83 17 7 71 79 21 < < < <
Native Hawaiian < < 100 0
White 31 65 95 5 25 68 94 6 25 63 88 13
Multiple Races < < < < < < 100 0 < < 100 0
Students with Disabilities < < < < < < < < < < < <
Students without Disabilities 17 65 82 18 18 70 88 12 15 73 87 13
Economically Disadvantaged 4 68 71 29 6 75 81 19 < < < <
Not Economically Disadvantaged 23 63 87 13 22 67 89 11 15 74 89 11
English Learners - 83 83 17 < < < < < < < <
Homeless < < < < < < < < < < < <
Military Connected < < 100 0 < < 100 0
Earth Science Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 10 65 75 25 7 65 72 28 3 58 62 38
Female 12 63 75 25 5 67 71 29 3 56 59 41
Male 8 66 74 26 9 64 73 27 4 60 64 36
Asian 22 67 89 11 < < < < < < < <
Black 2 56 58 42 3 58 61 39 - 53 53 47
Hispanic 11 65 76 24 2 70 72 28 2 50 52 48
Native Hawaiian < < 100 0 < < 100 0
White 16 73 89 11 15 69 85 15 11 77 88 12
Multiple Races < < < < < < < < - 45 45 55
Students with Disabilities - 27 27 73 - 24 24 76 - 21 21 79
Students without Disabilities 11 69 80 20 7 68 76 24 4 63 67 33
Economically Disadvantaged 4 58 61 39 1 55 56 44 2 50 52 48
Not Economically Disadvantaged 17 72 89 11 12 74 86 14 4 60 64 36
English Learners 8 50 58 42 - 47 47 53 - 16 16 84
Homeless < < < < - 57 57 43 - 55 55 45
Military Connected < < < < < < 100 0
Foster Care < < 100 0
< = A group below state definition for personally identifiable results
- = Not applicable or no data for group
* = Data not yet available

History Performance: All Students

This chart displays the percentage of students passing state tests in history/social science. Virginia students are assessed in history/social science once in elementary school (Virginia Studies), once in middle school (Civics and Economics) and at the end of secondary courses (Geography, World History I, World History II and Virginia and United States History) as needed to meet graduation requirements. Use the drop down menu above the chart to view results for a specific test. Use the menu below the chart to select results for a specific group of students. Practice test items representative of the content and skills included in current Standards of Learning assessments are available on the Virginia Department of Education website to assist in understanding the format of the tests and questions.
History Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 18 58 76 24 12 59 71 29 9 50 59 41
Female 15 61 76 24 10 61 71 29 9 52 61 39
Male 21 55 76 24 14 56 70 30 10 48 58 42
American Indian < < < < < < < < < < < <
Asian 32 55 88 13 21 56 77 23 12 71 83 17
Black 7 56 63 37 6 55 61 39 4 42 46 54
Hispanic 15 59 74 26 9 61 70 30 7 44 51 49
Native Hawaiian < < 100 0 < < 100 0 < < < <
White 30 60 90 10 20 60 81 19 18 60 78 22
Multiple Races 15 67 81 19 3 73 76 24 9 53 61 39
Students with Disabilities 5 30 35 65 4 24 29 71 4 22 26 74
Students without Disabilities 19 61 80 20 13 62 75 25 10 54 64 36
Economically Disadvantaged 8 55 63 37 4 54 59 41 4 45 49 51
Not Economically Disadvantaged 26 61 87 13 17 62 80 20 13 54 67 33
English Learners 15 53 67 33 1 41 42 58 2 28 30 70
Homeless 4 53 57 43 3 62 66 34 4 31 35 65
Military Connected 22 66 88 12 13 73 87 13
Foster Care < < < < < < < <
VA & US History Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 14 63 77 23 10 64 74 26 5 35 40 60
Female 11 64 75 25 6 67 72 28 2 33 35 65
Male 17 62 79 21 15 61 76 24 7 37 44 56
Asian < < < < 27 36 64 36 < < < <
Black 1 63 64 36 3 57 60 40 - 23 23 78
Hispanic 12 56 68 32 2 68 71 29 - 39 39 61
White 29 64 93 7 19 72 91 9 13 47 60 40
Multiple Races < < < < < < 100 0 < < < <
Students with Disabilities - 24 24 76 - 39 39 61 - 20 20 80
Students without Disabilities 15 67 82 18 11 66 77 23 6 38 44 56
Economically Disadvantaged 3 60 63 37 4 55 59 41 - 20 20 80
Not Economically Disadvantaged 21 65 85 15 14 70 85 15 6 39 45 55
English Learners 5 52 57 43 - 50 50 50 < < < <
Homeless < < < < < < < < < < < <
Military Connected < < 100 0 < < 100 0
Foster Care < < < <
World History I Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 16 59 76 24 13 62 75 25 3 45 48 52
Female 15 62 77 23 7 70 77 23 2 40 43 57
Male 18 56 74 26 19 54 73 27 3 48 52 48
Asian 47 47 93 7 < < < < < < 100 0
Black 3 53 56 44 8 57 65 35 2 35 37 63
Hispanic 12 68 80 20 11 63 74 26 3 35 39 61
Native Hawaiian < < 100 0 < < 100 0 < < 100 0
White 27 61 88 12 21 64 86 14 5 76 81 19
Multiple Races < < 100 0 < < 100 0 < < < <
Students with Disabilities 4 25 29 71 - 20 20 80 - 15 15 85
Students without Disabilities 18 63 81 19 14 65 79 21 3 52 55 45
Economically Disadvantaged 6 57 63 37 3 55 58 42 3 55 58 42
Not Economically Disadvantaged 27 61 88 12 21 67 88 12 3 41 43 57
English Learners 10 59 69 31 - 27 27 73 - 26 26 74
Homeless - 50 50 50 - 58 58 42 < < < <
Military Connected < < 100 0 < < 100 0
Foster Care < < 100 0
World History II Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 13 54 66 34 7 55 63 37 4 55 59 41
Female 6 61 68 32 7 58 65 35 1 63 64 36
Male 19 46 65 35 8 53 61 39 6 48 54 46
Asian < < < < 15 62 77 23 < < < <
Black 3 46 49 51 1 38 39 61 - 50 50 50
Hispanic 14 50 64 36 8 73 80 20 3 41 44 56
Native Hawaiian < < 100 0 < < < <
White 21 66 87 13 13 59 71 29 9 70 79 21
Multiple Races < < < < < < < < < < < <
Students with Disabilities < < < < 8 - 8 92 - 30 30 70
Students without Disabilities 13 54 67 33 7 59 66 34 4 57 61 39
Economically Disadvantaged 6 41 47 53 3 50 52 48 - 36 36 64
Not Economically Disadvantaged 18 65 83 17 12 61 72 28 4 59 63 37
English Learners 6 39 44 56 - 46 46 54 - 10 10 90
Homeless < < < < < < < < < < < <
Military Connected < < < < < < < <
Foster Care < < < < < < < <
Geography Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 9 66 75 25 3 71 73 27 6 55 61 39
Female 8 70 77 23 2 71 73 27 4 61 65 35
Male 11 61 73 27 3 70 73 27 7 50 57 43
Asian < < < < < < < < 9 73 82 18
Black 3 59 62 38 - 66 66 34 2 40 42 58
Hispanic 10 59 69 31 2 64 66 34 8 40 47 53
Native Hawaiian < < 100 0
White 18 70 88 13 8 81 89 11 8 74 81 19
Multiple Races < < 100 0 - 67 67 33 6 75 81 19
Students with Disabilities - 33 33 67 - 30 30 70 - 23 23 77
Students without Disabilities 10 68 78 22 3 76 79 21 6 59 66 34
Economically Disadvantaged 2 58 60 40 - 63 63 37 3 41 44 56
Not Economically Disadvantaged 16 73 88 12 5 76 81 19 9 70 78 22
English Learners - 48 48 52 - 16 16 84 - 19 19 81
Homeless - 70 70 30 - 58 58 42 - 45 45 55
Military Connected < < < < < < < <
Foster Care < < < <
Civics & Econ Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 20 60 79 21 24 50 74 26 13 50 63 37
Female 14 65 79 21 24 53 76 24 12 53 65 35
Male 25 54 79 21 24 48 72 28 13 48 61 39
American Indian < < 100 0
Asian < < 100 0 < < 100 0 < < 100 0
Black 7 63 70 30 16 47 63 37 6 47 52 48
Hispanic 15 59 74 26 21 52 73 27 2 52 54 46
Native Hawaiian < < 100 0
White 36 59 94 6 37 45 82 18 26 54 80 20
Multiple Races 17 50 67 33 6 75 81 19 27 27 53 47
Students with Disabilities - 24 24 76 - 23 23 77 5 18 23 77
Students without Disabilities 22 63 85 15 27 53 80 20 13 54 67 33
Economically Disadvantaged 8 63 71 29 13 51 64 36 4 46 50 50
Not Economically Disadvantaged 32 56 88 12 33 49 83 17 23 55 78 22
English Learners 10 60 70 30 - 27 27 73 - - - 100
Homeless < < < < < < < < 9 27 36 64
Military Connected < < 100 0 < < 100 0
Foster Care < < < <
VA Studies Performance 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Student Subgroup Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed Advanced Proficient Passed Failed
All Students 32 50 82 18 13 52 65 35 18 49 67 33
Female 31 49 80 20 14 51 64 36 18 49 67 33
Male 33 51 83 17 12 54 66 34 19 48 66 34
American Indian < < < <
Asian 60 30 90 10 33 50 83 17 9 91 100 0
Black 21 51 72 28 8 56 64 36 8 45 54 46
Hispanic 23 60 83 17 8 51 59 41 19 52 71 29
White 52 42 94 6 21 47 68 32 34 44 78 22
Multiple Races 17 58 75 25 6 59 65 35 6 47 53 47
Students with Disabilities 5 36 41 59 3 22 25 75 4 21 25 75
Students without Disabilities 34 51 86 14 14 56 70 30 20 52 72 28
Economically Disadvantaged 20 50 70 30 4 54 58 42 7 50 57 43
Not Economically Disadvantaged 40 50 91 9 20 51 71 29 32 46 78 22
English Learners 34 53 87 13 4 63 67 33 4 70 74 26
Homeless < < < < < < < < < < < <
Military Connected < < < < < < < <
Foster Care < < 100 0 < < < <
< = A group below state definition for personally identifiable results
- = Not applicable or no data for group
* = Data not yet available

Number of Recently Arrived English Language Learners Exempted From State Reading Assessments

2016-20172017-20182018-2019
Division291820
State4,2272,7623,719
Number of Recently Arrived English Language Learners Exempted From State Reading Assessments

National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP)

Student Group Below Basic Basic Proficient Advanced Virginia Students at or Above Proficient Nation at or Above Proficient

NAEP Participation Rate

Student Group Virginia Participation Rate

Virginia Alternate Assessment Program Participation Rates

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Subject Area Number of Students Taking VAAP Tests Total Number of Students Percent of Students Taking VAAP Tests
Number and percentage of students participating in the Virginia Alternate Assessment Program.

Fall Membership by Grade

Grade 2017-20182018-20192019-2020
Pre-kindergarten175185181
Kindergarten293340355
Grade 1297302328
Grade 2264274295
Grade 3267266269
Grade 4302273253
Grade 5293296266
Grade 6228278293
Grade 7254243265
Grade 8240242236
Grade 9263286302
Grade 10262231267
Grade 11248254203
Grade 12231240242
Post Graduate-18
Total Students3,6173,7113,763

< = A group below state definition for personally identifiable results
- = Not applicable or no data for group
* = Data not yet available

Fall Membership by Subgroups

2019 Fall Membership By Subgroup: Racial and Ethnic Groups

The Virginia Department of Education annually collects statistics on the number of students enrolled in public schools on September 30.  Student counts are reported by grade assignment, race, ethnicity, disability, English proficiency, and economic status. The collection of race and ethnicity information as specified by the U.S. Department of Education is required for eligibility for federal education funds and for accountability reports. A student is reported as economically disadvantaged if he or she meets any one of the following criteria:
  • Is eligible for Free/Reduced Meals;
  • Receives Temporary Assistance for Needy Families;
  • Is eligible for Medicaid; or
  • Is a migrant or is experiencing homelessness.
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Fall Membership by Subgroup
Subgroup 2017-20182018-20192019-2020
All Students361737113763
Female176518001840
Male185219111923
American Indian8910
Asian202208234
Black124712181230
Hispanic841897908
Native Hawaiian598
White109311181085
Multiple Races221252288
Students with Disabilities366391437
Students without Disabilities325133203326
Economically Disadvantaged182717421721
Not Economically Disadvantaged179019692042
English Learners645630692
Not English Learners297230813071
Homeless129151103
Military Connected949989
Foster Care61410
< = A group below state definition for personally identifiable results
- = Not applicable or no data for group
* = Data not yet available

College & Career Readiness

Diplomas and Completion

Class of 2019: All Students

Division

State

Most Virginia students earn either an Advanced Studies Diploma or a Standard Diploma.

To graduate with an Advanced Studies Diploma, a student must earn at least 26 standard units of credit by passing required courses and electives and at least nine verified units of credit by passing Standards of Learning end-of-course assessments in English, mathematics, science and history. Students who entered the ninth grade in 2013-2014 and afterwards must also successfully complete one virtual course.

To graduate with a Standard Diploma, a student must earn at least 22 standard units of credit by passing required courses and electives, and earn at least six verified credits by passing end-of-course SOL tests or other assessments approved by the Board of Education. Students who entered the ninth grade in 2013-2014 and afterwards must earn a board-approved career and technical education credential to graduate and successfully complete one virtual course.

The Applied Studies Diploma and Modified Standard Diploma are available for certain students with disabilities. To reduce the likelihood of division-level pie charts being suppressed to protect student privacy, these diplomas are combined with Standard Diplomas in the pie chart as "Standard and Other Diplomas." 

Status of the Students in the 2018-2019 Cohort
Student Subgroup Type Advanced Diplomas Standard Diplomas Other Diplomas GED's Dropouts Other Non-Graduates
All Students Division 107 108 9 4 30 8
State 50720 36637 2725 1082 5474 1783
Female Division 69 44 3 1 10 5
State 27685 16172 922 354 1991 669
Male Division 38 64 6 3 20 3
State 23035 20465 1803 728 3483 1114
American Indian Division < < < < 0 <
State 114 112 2 3 17 9
Asian Division 7 3 1 0 1 0
State 5184 1290 94 10 112 49
Black Division 25 54 3 1 6 5
State 7796 10875 1042 248 1355 657
Hispanic Division 10 24 1 3 13 1
State 5185 6274 356 120 2430 394
Native Hawaiian Division < < < < 0 <
State 83 41 6 2 3 3
White Division 60 24 4 0 10 0
State 29846 16411 1115 641 1424 594
Multiple Races Division < < < < 0 <
State 2512 1634 110 58 133 77
Students with Disabilities Division 0 13 9 0 4 0
State 1137 6719 2725 157 1073 103
Economically Disadvantaged Division 27 65 8 2 19 8
State 10704 18183 1640 532 2851 1084
English Learners Division 3 11 1 1 14 0
State 1263 4111 307 32 2056 178
Homeless Division 3 6 0 0 1 0
State 206 692 68 31 302 66
Military Connected Division < < < < 0 <
State 1928 1198 49 15 35 23
Foster Care Division < < < < < <
State 24 134 26 19 67 17
< = A group below state definition for personally identifiable results
- = Not applicable or no data for group
* = Data not yet available

Four-Year Virginia On-Time Graduation Rate

On-Time Graduation Rate Over Time: All Students

The Virginia On-Time Graduation Rate is based on four years of longitudinal student-level data and accounts for student mobility, changes in student enrollment, and local decisions on the promotion and retention of students. The formula also recognizes that some students with disabilities and English learners are allowed more than the standard four years to earn a diploma and are still counted as “on-time” graduates.

Graduates are defined as students who earn an Advanced Studies Diploma, Standard Diploma, Modified Standard Diploma, or Applied Studies Diploma. On-time graduates are students who earn one of these diplomas within four years of entering the ninth grade. Special education students and English learners who have plans in place that allow them more time to graduate are counted as on-time graduates or as non-graduates when they earn a diploma or otherwise exit high school.

Status of Students After Four Years of High School
Students Subgroup Students in Cohort Graduates On-Time Graduation Rate Completers Completion Rate Cohort Dropouts Cohort Dropout Rate
All Students26622484228863011
Female1321168811789108
Male13410881111832015
American Indian<<<<<00
Asian121192119218
Black948287838866
Hispanic52356738731325
Native Hawaiian<<100<10000
White98889088901010
Multiple Races<<<<<00
Students with Disabilities2622852285415
Economically Disadvantaged12910078102791915
English Learners31154816521445
Homeless10990990110
Military Connected<<100<10000
Foster Care<<<<<<<
< = A group below state definition for personally identifiable results
- = Not applicable or no data for group
* = Data not yet available

Advanced Program Information: Number and Percentage of Students Enrolled in Advanced Programs

Advanced Program Information - Count/Percentage
Program Type 2016-20172017-20182018-2019
Advanced Placement Test Taken6 / .59%129 / 12.85%122 / 12.07%
Advanced Placement Course Enrollment6 / .59%165 / 16.43%136 / 13.45%
Dual Enrollment4 / .39%23 / 2.29%27 / 2.67%
Governor's School Enrollment - - -
IB Course Enrollment - 24 / 2.39%13 / 1.29%
Senior Enrolled in IB Program - 8 / .8%13 / 1.29%

< = A group below state definition for personally identifiable results
- = Not applicable or no data for group
* = Data not yet available

Postsecondary Enrollment

2017-2018 Postsecondary Enrollment: All Students

Postsecondary enrollment reports show the number and percent of Virginia high school graduates who enrolled in an institution of higher education within sixteen months of graduating from high school. In keeping with federal reporting requirements, postsecondary enrollment reports only include students who earned an Advanced Studies Diploma, International Baccalaureate Diploma or Standard Diploma; students who earned other Virginia Board of Education-approved diplomas are not counted as graduates in the calculation. Reports are available at the state, division and school levels for all students and for student subgroups. The data represent the best available estimates at this time of postsecondary enrollment. There is currently no definitive source of all postsecondary enrollment records by state, division or school. Virginia Department of Education and external researchers have determined that the best available estimates contained in the postsecondary enrollment reports are likely underestimates, but capture at least 88 percent of Virginia public high school graduates’ postsecondary enrollments.
2017-2018 FGI cohort year (students entering high school in 2014)
Total number of students in the cohort earning a federally recognized high school diploma Students who enrolled in any Institution of Higher Education (IHE) within 16 months of earning a federally recognized high school diploma
Type Total Total HE Remaining Percent
All StudentsDivision20712341
State85,90157,72633
FemaleDivision1066737
State43,22631,59927
MaleDivision1015645
State42,67526,12739
AsianDivision<<100
State6,0845,29213
BlackDivision854646
State18,86911,29840
HispanicDivision291355
State10,1025,82642
WhiteDivision825632
State46,44932,34130
Multiple RacesDivision<<100
State3,9902,71532
Students with DisabilitiesDivision10<100
State7,2183,25755
Economically DisadvantagedDivision753356
State27,32914,19048
English LearnersDivision15<100
State5,1822,82046
American IndianDivision--100
State26516737
Native HawaiianDivision--100
State1428739
< = A group below state definition for personally identifiable results.
- = no data available for that group
* = Data not yet available
This report provides the best available estimates about college enrollment according to the National Student Clearinghouse.
For more information, see the answers to Frequently Asked Questions about this report at: http://www.doe.virginia.gov/school_finance/arra/stabilization/reported_data/assurance_c/faq_c11.pdf
Students who attended schools that do not participate in NSC are not included in the number or percent of students enrolled in an IHE.
Federally recognized high school diplomas include Standard, Advanced Studies, or International Baccalaureate (IB) diplomas. Most subgroups are based on students' most recent status.

Career & Technical Education

Students Earning One or More CTE Credentials: All Students

Virginia’s 16 career clusters help students investigate careers and design a rigorous and relevant plan of study to advance their career goals. Each career cluster contains multiple pathways that represent a common set of academic, technical and work-place skills. Career pathways lead to credentials that qualify students for a range of career opportunities from entry to professional level. A credential is defined as:
  • State-Issued Professional License, required for entry into a specific occupation as determined by a Virginia state licensing agency;
  • Full Industry Certification, from a recognized industry, trade, or professional association validating essential skills of a particular occupation;
  • Pathway Industry Certification, which may consist of entry-level exams as a component of a suite of exams in an industry certification program leading toward full certification; or
  • Occupational competency assessment, a national standardized assessment of skills/knowledge in a specific career and/or technical area, (NOCTI).
Virginia defines a CTE completer as a student who has met the requirements for a career and technical concentration and all requirements for high school graduation or an approved alternative education program.
Career and Technical Education
2016-20172017-20182018-2019
State LicensuresDivision2--
 State2,2791,8812,231
Industry CertificationDivision242228168
 State109,275104,601107,234
Workplace ReadinessDivision311255289
 State42,31350,24144,892
Total Credentials EarnedDivision555483457
 State157,490160,248158,452
Students Earning One or More CredentialsDivision383354378
 State126,113128,672126,041
CTE CompletersDivision749276
 State40,51641,43840,209
NOCTI AssessmentsDivision---
 State3,6233,5254,095
Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery ExaminationDivision---
 State1,4311,5371,317

< = A group below state definition for personally identifiable results
- = Not applicable or no data for group
* = Data not yet available

Finance

Percentage of Expenditures

Division

State

Sources of Financial Support

Division

State

School divisions report annually on expenditures and appropriations to meet each locality’s required local effort in support of the Standards of Quality and local match requirements for incentive and lottery-funded programs. The amount by which school divisions exceed these required minimums varies based on local decisions and circumstances. Most state support for public education is equalized to reflect each division’s capacity to support the required educational program. The Composite Index of Local Ability-to-Pay determines state and local shares of Standards of Quality costs for each division and local match requirements for incentive and lottery-funded programs. A portion of state sales tax revenues is distributed in support of public education based on school-age population estimates. The federal government provides assistance to state and local education agencies in support of specific federal initiatives and mandates, such as instructional services for economically disadvantaged students and students with disabilities.
Sources of Financial Support Per-Pupil
  Type Local State Federal
2015-2016Division$8,150$3,904$1,186
State$6,084$4,849$812
2016-2017Division$8,116$4,026$1,356
State$6,248$5,052$871
2017-2018Division$8,382$4,046$1,347
State$6,462$5,219$867

Learning Climate

Chronic Absenteeism

Chronic Absenteeism 2018-2019 School Year:

Daily attendance is critical to success in school. A student is considered chronically absent if he or she misses two or more instructional days per month (18 days, or 10 percent of a 180-day school year) regardless of whether the absences are excused or unexcused. According to the U.S. Department of Education:
  • Children who are chronically absent in preschool, kindergarten, and first grade are much less likely to read on grade level by the third grade.
  • Students who can't read at grade level by the third grade are four times more likely to drop out of high school.
  • By high school, regular attendance is a better dropout indicator than test scores.
  • A student who is chronically absent in any year between the eighth and twelfth grade is seven times more likely to drop out of school.
Absenteeism by Subgroup
2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Subgroup Below 10% 10% or Above Below 10% 10% or Above Below 10% 10% or Above
All Students3,0762803,0713383,158360
Female1,4941241,5071611,543163
Male1,5821561,5641771,615197
American Indian83<<<<
Asian15461581218615
Black1,0841151,0511251,030103
Hispanic690606979275498
Native Hawaiian<<<<<<
White982749747797496
Multiple Races154221783220146
Students with Disabilities265632926032485
Economically Disadvantaged1,5061991,3482251,615265
English Learners555435616360463
Homeless98371154111539
< = A group below state definition for personally identifiable results
- = Not applicable or no data for group
* = Data not yet available

Standards of Accreditation (SOA) Offenses Data

2018-2019 Offenses
  Number of Offenses
Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drug Offenses 43
Disorderly or Disruptive Behavior Offenses 382
Other Offenses Against Persons 263
All Other Offenses <
Property Offenses 11
Weapons Offenses <
Offenses Against Staff <
Offenses Against Student 53
Technology Offenses <

< = A group below state definition for personally identifiable results
- = Not applicable or no data for group
* = Data not yet available

Short-Term Suspensions

Short-Term Suspensions:

Increasingly, Virginia schools are implementing Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports, a nationally-recognized approach to support positive academic and behavioral outcomes for students. This positive approach to discipline prepares teachers and principals to implement new techniques that reduce disruptive student behaviors that lead to suspensions and decrease instructional time. A short-term suspension (10 days of less) may be imposed by a principal, an assistant principal, or a designee teacher in the principal’s absence. The principal or assistant principal must tell the student of the charges against him or her. If the student denies them, he or she is given an explanation of the facts as known to the school and an opportunity to present his version of what occurred. Notice to the parent may be oral or written, depending on local school board policy, and must include information on the length of the suspension, the availability of community-based educational options, and the student’s right to return to regular school attendance when the suspension period has expired.  A parent may ask for a short-term suspension decision to be reviewed by the superintendent or his designee. Local school board policy will determine whether the superintendent’s decision is final or can be appealed to the local school board. For more information, see A Parent’s Guide To Understanding Student Discipline Policies and Practices In Virginia Schools.
Short-Term Suspensions
  2016-20172017-20182018-2019
Subgroup % Population% Short-Term Suspensions% Population% Short-Term Suspensions% Population% Short-Term Suspensions
American Indian0.40.50.20.2
Asian4.90.75.61.35.61.5
Black36.561.434.558.232.860.1
Hispanic21.720.523.319.324.216.2
Native Hawaiian0.10.10.20.2
White30.99.130.214.430.115
Multiple Races5.57.86.16.66.87.2
< = A group below state definition for personally identifiable results
- = Not applicable or no data for group
* = Data not yet available

Long-Term Suspensions

Long-Term Supensions:

Increasingly, Virginia schools are implementing Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports, a nationally-recognized approach to support positive academic and behavioral outcomes for students. This positive approach to discipline prepares teachers and principals to implement new techniques that reduce disruptive student behaviors that lead to suspensions and decrease instructional time. A long-term suspension (more than 10 school days and less than 365 calendar days)  is usually imposed by a disciplinary hearing officer upon recommendation of a principal. The student must be told of the charges against him or her. If the student denies them, he or she is given an explanation of the facts as known to the school and an opportunity to present his or her version of what occurred. Notice to the parent (and child) must be in writing and must include information on the length of and reason for the suspension, the right to a hearing in accordance with local school board policy, the availability of community-based educational options, and the student’s right to return to regular school attendance when the suspension period has expired or to attend an appropriate alternative education program approved by the school board during the suspension or after the suspension period expires. Costs for any community-based educational programs or alternative programs that are not part of the program offered by the school division are the financial responsibility of the parent. A parent has the right to appeal a long-term suspension decision in accordance with local school board policy. The appeal may first go to the local superintendent or his or her designee or to a sub-committee of the local school board; final appeal is to the full school board. The appeal must be decided by the school board within 30 days. For more information, see A Parent’s Guide To Understanding Student Discipline Policies and Practices In Virginia Schools.
Long-Term Suspensions
  2016-20172017-20182018-2019
Subgroup % Population% Long-Term Suspensions% Population% Long-Term Suspensions% Population% Long-Term Suspensions
American Indian0.40.20.2
Asian4.95.65.6
Black36.510034.55032.8
Hispanic21.723.324.2
Native Hawaiian0.10.10.2
White30.930.25030.1
Multiple Races5.56.16.8
< = A group below state definition for personally identifiable results
- = Not applicable or no data for group
* = Data not yet available

Expulsions

Expulsions:

Increasingly, Virginia schools are implementing Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports, a nationally-recognized approach to support positive academic and behavioral outcomes for students. This positive approach to discipline prepares teachers and principals to implement new techniques that reduce disruptive student behaviors that lead to suspensions and decrease instructional time. An expulsion (removal from school for 365 calendar days) may only be imposed by a local school board. The student must be told of the charges against him or her. If the student denies them, he or she is given an explanation of the facts as known to the school and an opportunity to present his or her version of what occurred.  The parent (and child) must be noticed in writing of the proposed expulsion, the reasons the expulsion is being proposed, and of the right to a hearing before the school board or a sub-committee of the school board, depending on local policy. If the student is expelled, the parent is sent a written notification of the length of the expulsion and information on the availability of community-based educational, training, and intervention programs. The notice must state whether the student is eligible to return to regular school or to attend an approved alternative education program or an adult education program offered during or after the period of expulsion. The student may apply for readmission to be effective one calendar year from the date of his or her expulsion. For more information, see A Parent’s Guide To Understanding Student Discipline Policies and Practices In Virginia Schools.
Expulsions
  2016-20172017-20182018-2019
Subgroup % Population% Expulsions% Population% Expulsions% Population% Expulsions
American Indian0.40.20.2
Asian4.95.65.6
Black36.534.532.8
Hispanic21.723.324.2
Native Hawaiian0.10.10.2
White30.930.230.1
Multiple Races5.56.16.8
< = A group below state definition for personally identifiable results
- = Not applicable or no data for group
* = Data not yet available

Free and Reduced Meal Eligibility

Free and Reduced Meal Eligibility:

School divisions that choose to take part in the National School Lunch Program get cash subsidies and donated commodities from the U.S. Department of Agriculture for each meal they serve. In return, they must serve lunches that meet Federal requirements, and they must offer free or reduced-price lunches to eligible children. The School Breakfast Program operates by supporting breakfasts in the same manner as the National School Lunch Program.   At the beginning of each school year, letters and meal applications are distributed to households of children attending school. This letter informs households that school nutrition programs are available and that free and reduced-price meals are available based on income criteria. Applications have been eliminated totally in divisions that implement the community eligibility provision for all schools within the division. Children from families with incomes at or below 130 percent of the poverty level are eligible for free meals. Those between 130 percent and 185 percent of the poverty level are eligible for reduced-price meals, for which students can be charged no more than 40 cents for lunch and 30 cents for breakfast. All other students pay the full price for meals. See the Virginia Department of Education website for more information about school nutrition programs.
Free and Reduced Meal Eligibility
  2016-20172017-20182018-2019
  PercentagePercentagePercentage
All Students 62.266.166.6
< = A group below state definition for personally identifiable results
- = Not applicable or no data for group
* = Data not yet available