Frank W. Cox High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
40.4
Math Proficiency
2.7
Reading Proficiency
3.5
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,977 Students
  • 122 Teachers

Frank W. Cox High
2425 SHOREHAVEN DR
VIRGINIA BEACH, VA 23454

Phone: (757) 648-5250

District: VA Beach City Public Schools

Overview

At Frank W. Cox High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Frank W. Cox High is 52 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 24 percent. Frank W. Cox 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 1,977
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 24%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 22%
Full-Time Teachers 122

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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 98%
Proficient in Math 70%
College Readiness Index 40.4

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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 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 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

Frank W. Cox High is 1 of 11 schools in the VA Beach City Public Schools.

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