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Maggie Walker Governor's School
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  • Public, Magnet
  • RICHMOND, VA

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A+
  2. Diversity
    grade unavailable
  3. Teachers
    grade A+
  4. College Prep
    grade A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A+
  6. Health & Safety
    grade A+
  7. Administration
    grade A+
  8. Sports
    grade A
  9. Food
    grade B+
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade A

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Maggie Walker Governor's School is a top rated, public, magnet school located in RICHMOND, VA. It has 746 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 15 to 1. According to state test scores, 100% of students are at least proficient in math and 100% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
100%
Percent Proficient - Math
100%
Average Graduation Rate
99%
Average SAT
1410
278 responses
Average ACT
33
119 responses
AP Enrollment
66%

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Living in the Area

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade B minus
  3. Housing
    grade C
Median Household Income
$45,557
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,186
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$170,042
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade A+
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
100%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 16 responses
Poll
94%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 16 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 65 responses
  • Fall festival
    31%
  • Seminar/mentorship showcase
    17%
  • Spirit Week
    17%
  • Spirit Week/Pep Rally Day
    14%
  • Pep rallies
    12%
  • Homecoming
    11%
  • Musicals
    6%

Students

Diversity
grade unavailable
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
746
Free or Reduced Lunch
2%
88%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 17 responses
76%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 17 responses
82%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 17 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
15:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
No data available  
Teachers in First/Second Year
0%
81%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 21 responses
90%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 21 responses
90%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 21 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
High
Boys Athletic Participation
High
Expenses Per Student
No data available  
National
$12,239
100%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 19 responses
74%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 19 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 19 responses

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