During the 2012-2013 school year, scholarships and grants were awarded totaling $30,337,285.
74% accepted to two-year and four-year colleges
On-Time Graduation Rate:
85.5% (As calculated by the Virginia Department of Education‘s On-Time Rate Schedule)
Grades K-3 1:23
Grades 4-5 1:25
Middle Schools 1:25
High Schools 1:25
An Overview of HCS
Our Mission: In collaboration with our community, Hampton City Schools ensures academic excellence for every child, every day, whatever it takes.
Core Values:We believe that the developmental needs of children are central to every aspect of the operation of Hampton City Schools and that all interactions with our stakeholders must be governed by our core values-integrity, responsibility, innovation, excellence, and professionalism.
2 PK-8 Schools
800 elementary students each—PK-5
400 middle school students each—Grades 6-8
100 middle school students in each choice program Designed with three major learning centers
Grades 6-8 Established Choice Programs Andrews PK-8 focus—Engineering Phenix PK-8 focus—Biotechnology/Medical Arts
Number of Advanced Placement Courses Offered: 19
Teacher Population: 1,530 Elementary school teachers with Master’s Degrees & Higher: 243 Middle school teachers with Master’s Degrees & Higher: 191 High school teachers with Master’s Degrees & Higher: 170 National Board Certified Teachers: 115 District’s Budget for 2012-2013: $191,909,156 Student Per Pupil Expenditure as budgeted for FY13: $10,061