Blacksburg High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
51.3
Math Proficiency
2.8
Reading Proficiency
3.5
Student/Teacher Ratio
12:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,090 Students
  • 89 Teachers

Blacksburg High
3109 PRICES FORK RD
BLACKSBURG, VA 24060

Phone: (540) 951-5706

District: Montgomery County Public Schools

Overview

At Blacksburg High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Blacksburg High is 59 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 18 percent. Blacksburg High is 1 of 4 high schools in the Montgomery County Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,090
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 18%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 19%
Full-Time Teachers 89

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 94%
Proficient in Math 64%
College Readiness Index 51.3

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Small City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 4
Total Students 2,866
Proficient in Reading (district average) 92%
Proficient in Math (district average) 50%
College Readiness (district average) 21.4

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Nearby Schools

Blacksburg High is 1 of 4 schools in the Montgomery County Public Schools.

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