About This School
Alternative schools are public schools that offer nontraditional education for students whose needs cannot be met in a regular, special education, or vocational school. While alternative schools are distinct from regular, special education, and vocational schools in their teaching approach or classroom environment, they can provide similar services and/or curriculum for students. Alternative schools include schools for potential dropouts, residential treatment centers for substance abuse, schools for chronic truants, and schools for students with behavioral problems.
Chesterfield Community High School did not make AYP in 2011. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Virginia in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Chesterfield Community High School's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2011, Chesterfield Community High School had 13 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Virginia average is 18 students per full-time equivalent teacher. Learn more about Chesterfield Community High School's students and teachers. more
High Schools Nearby
|School Name distance||TestRating||Community Rating|
|Thomas Dale High School 2.2 miles|
|Chesterfield Juvenile Detention Home School 2.7 miles||n/a|
|Lloyd C. Bird High School 3.1 miles|
|Matoaca High School 5 miles|
|Evangel Christian School 5.1 miles||n/a|
Enrollment (2011)Total: 366
Student Economic Level (2011)In 2011, Chesterfield Community High School had 41% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Virginia had 37% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
Student Ethnicity (2011)
Chesterfield County Public Schools District Spending
In 2011, Chesterfield Community High School had 13 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Virginia average is 18 students per full-time equivalent teacher.Compare to other schools in Chesterfield County Public Schools School District
About the SOL
What is it?
The Standards of Learning (SOL) Assessments are annual tests used to measure a student's mastery of the state's grade-level academic standards.
Which Grades and Subjects?
At the end of each course, high school students are assessed in reading, writing, math, science and history/social science subjects .
How is it Scored?
Students score at one of three levels: fail/basic, pass/proficient and pass/advanced. The goal is for all students to score at or above the pass/proficient level.