Virgil Grissom High School

7901 Bailey Cove Rd, Huntsville, AL 35802 | (256) 428-8000
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 2,032
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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mr B Thomas Drake
  • Fax: (256) 428-8001
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School Operational Details
  • Shared Time School
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 2,032
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 109.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 1,026 (50.5%)
  • Females: 1,000 (49.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 50 (2.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 189 (9.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 239 (11.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Virgil Grissom High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian120.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Virgil Grissom High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade53326.2%
10th Grade55127.1%
11th Grade49324.3%
12th Grade45522.4%
Source: AL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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