First Colonial High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
35.6
Math Proficiency
2.8
Reading Proficiency
3.4
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,021 Students
  • 128 Teachers

First Colonial High
1272 MILL DAM RD
VIRGINIA BEACH, VA 23454

Phone: (757) 648-5300

District: VA Beach City Public Schools

Overview

At First Colonial High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at First Colonial High is 46 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 32 percent. First Colonial High is 1 of 11 high schools in the VA Beach City 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 2,021
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 32%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 29%
Full-Time Teachers 128

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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 97%
Proficient in Math 77%
College Readiness Index 35.6

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
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 11
Total Students 21,868
Proficient in Reading (district average) 96%
Proficient in Math (district average) 68%
College Readiness (district average) 29.4

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Nearby Schools

First Colonial High is 1 of 11 schools in the VA Beach City Public Schools.

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