Galax, VA
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Galax Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Galax City Pblc Schs School District Details

Galax City Pblc Schs School District
223 Long St
Galax, VA 24333

1,387 Students enrolled in District

3 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 14)

Galax City Pblc Schs School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Virginia

(10 is best)

Better than of VA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Galax Elem School
225 Academy Drive
Galax, VA, 24333
PK-04
Galax High School
200 Maroon Tide Dr
Galax, VA, 24333
08-12
Galax Middle School
202 Maroon Tide Dr
Galax, VA, 24333
05-07

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 60.6% 54.0%
Black 9.1% 24.3%
Hispanic 29.4% 14.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.8% 6.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 66.0% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 60.1% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.9% 6.4%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,097 $8,157,786 59.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $392 $524,496 3.8%
Staff $549 $734,562 5.4%
General Administration $377 $504,426 3.7%
School Administration $575 $769,350 5.6%
Operation $996 $1,332,648 9.7%
Transportation $340 $454,920 3.3%
Other $90 $120,420 0.9%
Total Support $3,319 $4,440,822 32.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $824 $1,102,512 8.0%
Total Expenditures $10,241 $13,702,458 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,608 $8,460,570,801 54.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $545 $697,411,110 4.5%
Staff $706 $904,478,914 5.8%
General Administration $177 $226,760,480 1.4%
School Administration $647 $828,806,887 5.3%
Operation $1,035 $1,324,961,731 8.5%
Transportation $596 $763,112,876 4.9%
Other $171 $218,575,002 1.4%
Total Support $3,877 $4,963,948,076 31.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,733 $2,219,336,035 14.2%
Total Expenditures $12,218 $15,643,856,888 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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