Independence, VA
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Independence 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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Grayson Co Pblc Schs School District Details

Grayson Co Pblc Schs School District
412 E Main St
Independence, VA 24348

1,769 Students enrolled in District

8 Schools in District

10 Students Per Classroom (State average is 14)

Grayson Co 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
Baywood Elem School
247 Grammar Lane
Galax, VA, 24333
PK-05
Fairview Elem School
2323 Fairview Rd
Galax, VA, 24333
PK-05
Fries School
114 E Main St
Fries, VA, 24330
PK-07
Grayson Co. High Career & Tech. Ed. School
110 Blue Devil Drive
Independence, VA, 24348
N-N
Grayson County High School
110 Blue Devil Drive
Independence, VA, 24348
08-12
Grayson Highlands School
6459 Troutdale Hwy.
Troutdale, VA, 24378
PK-07
Independence Elem School
915 E Main St
Independence, VA, 24348
PK-05
Independence Middle School
100 Blue Devil Drive
Independence, VA, 24348
06-07

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 90.5% 54.0%
Black 2.2% 24.3%
Hispanic 7.2% 14.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.1% 6.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 63.1% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 52.8% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.3% 6.4%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,694 $13,941,528 62.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $391 $708,492 3.2%
Staff $572 $1,036,464 4.7%
General Administration $148 $268,176 1.2%
School Administration $582 $1,054,584 4.7%
Operation $1,323 $2,397,276 10.8%
Transportation $873 $1,581,876 7.1%
Other $122 $221,064 1.0%
Total Support $4,011 $7,267,932 32.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $547 $991,164 4.5%
Total Expenditures $12,252 $22,200,624 100.0%
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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