Tallwood High Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
23.1
Math Proficiency
3.0
Reading Proficiency
3.5
Student/Teacher Ratio
19:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,156 Students
  • 115 Teachers

Tallwood High
1668 KEMPSVILLE RD
VIRGINIA BEACH, VA 23464

Phone: (757) 648-5700

District: Va Beach City Public Schools

Overview

At Tallwood High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Tallwood High is 33 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 60 percent. Tallwood High is 1 of 11 high schools in the Va Beach City Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to 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 2,156
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 60%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 23%
Full-Time Teachers 115

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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 89%
College Readiness Index 23.1

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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 22,296
Proficient in Reading (district average) 96%
Proficient in Math (district average) 90%
College Readiness (district average) 27.8

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

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