Powell Valley High School

One Ave of Champions, Big Stone Gap, VA 24219 | (276) 523-1290
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 542
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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  • Mailing Address: One Avenue of Champions, Big Stone Gap, VA 24219
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 542
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 33.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 272 (50.2%)
  • Females: 270 (49.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 35 (6.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 199 (36.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 234 (43.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Powell Valley High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Powell Valley High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade14226.2%
10th Grade12322.7%
11th Grade12723.4%
12th Grade15027.7%
Source: VA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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