Pittsylvania County Public Schools District

  • 39 BANK ST SE
  • CHATHAM, VA 24531
  • (434) 432-2761
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District Information

District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate74.7%77.0%
Dropout Rate2.5%2.7%
Per Pupil Spending$8,447$10,960
Students Per Teacher15.117.3
Number of Schools19-
Number of Students9,252-
Number of (FTE) Teachers611-

District Test Scores

SOL - Test Performance by Grade and Subject
Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Reading Test
201087.0%83.0%
200987.0%86.0%
200883.0%84.0%
 
History Test
201094.0%93.0%
200996.0%93.0%
200893.0%93.0%
 
Mathematics Test
201094.0%92.0%
200992.0%89.0%
200888.0%89.0%
 
Science Test
201093.0%91.0%
200992.0%89.0%
200890.0%88.0%
 
Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Reading Test
201086.0%88.0%
200987.0%89.0%
200885.0%88.0%
 
History Test
2010100.0%92.0%
 
Mathematics Test
201088.0%88.0%
200988.0%86.0%
200888.0%84.0%
 
Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Reading Test
201090.0%90.0%
200991.0%92.0%
200887.0%89.0%
 
History Test
201073.0%90.0%
 
Mathematics Test
201092.0%90.0%
200995.0%90.0%
200889.0%88.0%
 
Science Test
201087.0%88.0%
200990.0%88.0%
200891.0%88.0%
 
Writing Test
201089.0%88.0%
200987.0%86.0%
200889.0%87.0%
 
Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Reading Test
201093.0%88.0%
200990.0%86.0%
200887.0%85.0%
 
Mathematics Test
201084.0%77.0%
200978.0%73.0%
200876.0%68.0%
 
History Test
2008100.0%92.0%
 
Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Reading Test
201090.0%89.0%
200992.0%88.0%
200885.0%86.0%
 
History Test
2010100.0%92.0%
2009100.0%92.0%
2008100.0%88.0%
 
Mathematics Test
201074.0%75.0%
200973.0%71.0%
200873.0%65.0%
 
Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Reading Test
201089.0%90.0%
200990.0%87.0%
200884.0%83.0%
 
Mathematics Test
201092.0%87.0%
200991.0%85.0%
200884.0%83.0%
 
Science Test
201095.0%92.0%
200993.0%90.0%
200895.0%90.0%
 
Writing Test
201090.0%91.0%
200991.0%89.0%
200887.0%87.0%
 
End-of-Course - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Algebra I Test
201095.0%94.0%
200995.0%94.0%
200893.0%93.0%
 
Algebra II Test
201090.0%91.0%
200989.0%91.0%
200892.0%90.0%
 
Biology Test
201091.0%89.0%
200992.0%88.0%
200890.0%88.0%
 
Chemistry Test
201096.0%93.0%
200995.0%93.0%
200895.0%92.0%
 
Earth Science Test
201091.0%88.0%
200991.0%87.0%
200887.0%86.0%
 
Geometry Test
201090.0%88.0%
200986.0%87.0%
200890.0%87.0%
 
Reading Test
201092.0%94.0%
200994.0%95.0%
200894.0%94.0%
 
VA & US History Test
201095.0%95.0%
200996.0%95.0%
200896.0%94.0%
 
World History I Test
201094.0%93.0%
 
World History II Test
201097.0%92.0%
200998.0%93.0%
200897.0%92.0%
 
Writing Test
201091.0%92.0%
200993.0%92.0%
200895.0%92.0%
 
Geography Test
200986.0%86.0%
200882.0%84.0%
 
Science Test
200870.0%84.0%
 
Source: VA Department of Education 2009-2010

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment9,25215.1
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students229
Kindergarten Students689
1st Grade Students670
2nd Grade Students666
3rd Grade Students698
4th Grade Students707
5th Grade Students708
6th Grade Students707
7th Grade Students707
8th Grade Students702
9th Grade Students742
10th Grade Students728
11th Grade Students672
12th Grade Students669
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native15
Asian or Pacific Islander18
Hispanic256
Black (Non-Hispanic)2,439
White (Non-Hispanic)6,552
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male4,827
Female4,453

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers61115.1
Prekindergarten Teachers19-
Kindergarten Teachers37-
Elementary Teachers230-
Secondary Teachers326-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes--
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides155
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors85
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors32
Elementary12
Secondary20
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians18
Library Support Staff-
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff656
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators6
LEA Administrative Support Staff37
School Administrators39
School Administrative Support Staff33
Student Support Services23
Other Support Services Staff518

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$83,937,000-
Total Local Revenues$19,524,00023.3%
Parent Government Contributions$16,075,00019.2%
Other School Systems$771,0000.9%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$104,0000.1%
School Lunch$2,048,0002.4%
Rents and Royalties$1,0000.00%
Interest Earnings$41,0000.05%
Private Contributions$52,0000.06%
Miscellaneous$432,0000.5%
Total State Revenues$56,450,00067.3%
General Formula Assistance$43,117,00051.4%
Staff Improvement Programs$4,191,0005.0%
Special Education Programs$3,807,0004.5%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$2,603,0003.1%
Bilingual Education Programs$100,0000.1%
Gifted and Talented Programs$292,0000.3%
Vocational Education Programs$1,043,0001.2%
School Lunch Programs$62,0000.07%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$775,0000.9%
Other Programs$460,0000.5%
Total Federal Revenues$7,963,0009.5%
Through State - Title I$2,319,0002.8%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$2,115,0002.5%
Through State - Math, Science and Teacher Quality$344,0000.4%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$40,0000.05%
Through State - Title V, Part A$38,0000.05%
Through State - Vocational and Tech Education$207,0000.2%
Through State - Bilingual Education$17,0000.02%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$2,467,0002.9%
Through State - Other$159,0000.2%
Direct - Other$257,0000.3%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$78,880,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$47,582,00060.3%
Total Support Services Expenditures$26,876,00034.1%
Student Support$4,238,0005.0%
Instructional Staff Support$3,025,0003.6%
General Administration Support$1,578,0001.9%
School Administration Support$5,120,0006.1%
Operation and Maintenance Support$6,932,0008.3%
Student Transportation Support$5,241,0006.2%
Other Support Services$742,0000.9%
Total Other Expenditures$4,422,0005.6%
Food Services$4,422,0005.3%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 74.7%
Total Diploma Count 628
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients 67
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-12742.5%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Pittsylvania County Public Schools District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 19
  • Students: 9,252
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 611
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BROSVILLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
195 Bulldog Ln
Danville, VA
Public | PK-5
294 15.1

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CHATHAM ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
245 Chatham Elementary Ln
Chatham, VA
Public | PK-5
301 13.1

1 out of 5
1 Review
CHATHAM HIGH SCHOOL
100 Cavalier Circle
Chatham, VA
Public | 9-12
664 15.2

2.5 out of 5
3 Reviews
CHATHAM MIDDLE SCHOOL
11650 Us Hwy 29 North
Chatham, VA
Public | 6-8
490 14.6

3.5 out of 5
3 Reviews
DAN RIVER MIDDLE SCHOOL
5875 Kentuck Rd
Ringgold, VA
Public | 6-8
466 14.5

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
DAN RIVER SR. HIGH SCHOOL
100 Dan River Wildcat Circle
Ringgold, VA
Public | 9-12
654 14.5

4 out of 5
1 Review
GRETNA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
302 Franklin Blvd South
Gretna, VA
Public | PK-5
545 14.7

3.5 out of 5
3 Reviews
GRETNA MIDDLE SCHOOL
201 Coffey St
Gretna, VA
Public | 6-8
458 13.5

3 out of 5
2 Reviews
GRETNA SR. HIGH SCHOOL
100 Gretna Hawk Circle
Gretna, VA
Public | 9-12
676 14.5

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JOHN L. HURT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
315 Prospect Rd
Hurt, VA
Public | PK-5
276 14.2

5 out of 5
1 Review
KENTUCK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
100 Kentuck Elementary Circle
Ringgold, VA
Public | PK-5
591 15.2

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MT. AIRY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
100 Mt Airy Elementary Circle
Gretna, VA
Public | PK-5
220 12.6

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PITTSYLVANIA VOCATIONAL-TECHNICAL CENTER SCHOOL
11700 Us Hwy 29
Chatham, VA
Public | 9-12
- -

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SOUTHSIDE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
440 East Witt Rd
Blairs, VA
Public | PK-5
568 17.2

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STONY MILL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
100 Stony Mill Elementary Circ
Danville, VA
Public | PK-5
476 14.9

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TUNSTALL MIDDLE SCHOOL
1160 Tunstall High Rd
Dry Fork, VA
Public | 6-8
702 18.0

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TUNSTALL SR. HIGH SCHOOL
100 Trojan Circle
Dry Fork, VA
Public | 9-12
817 15.4

2.5 out of 5
5 Reviews
TWIN SPRINGS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
100 Twin Springs Elem Circle
Danville, VA
Public | PK-5
808 17.6

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
UNION HALL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
100 Union Hall Circle
Chatham, VA
Public | PK-5
288 14.8

5 out of 5
1 Review
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