Menchville High School
Address
Map
275 Menchville Road

,
23602

United States
Coordinates37°05′45″N 76°31′49″W / 37.09583°N 76.53028°W / 37.09583; -76.53028
Information
School typePublic high school
Founded1970
School districtNewport News Public Schools
SuperintendentGeorge Parker, III
PrincipalLisa Egolf
Grades9–12
Enrollment1,545[1] (2016–17)
LanguageEnglish
CampusSuburban
Color(s)    Purple and gold
Athletics conferenceVirginia High School League
Peninsula District
Eastern Region
5A South Conference 10
MascotMonarchs
RivalsWarwick High School
Denbigh High School
Feeder schoolsGildersleeve Middle School
Hines Middle School
Huntington Middle School
Websitemville.nn.k12.va.us

Menchville High School is one of six high schools in Newport News, Virginia, United States. The school colors are purple and gold, and its mascot is a monarch. Menchville is the top school in Newport News regarding the number of students taking AP exams and has the highest passing rate.[2] The school's sports teams are nicknamed the Monarchs. On average, The student population is around 1,600.

Demographics

As of October 2009[3]

Category Enrollment Percentage
Total enrollment 1857 100%
Gender
Male 942 50.7%
Female 915 49.3%
Ethnicity
Native American 11 0.6%
Asian/Pacific Islander 51 2.7%
Black 794 42.8%
Hispanic 61 3.3%
White 932 49.7%
Unspecified 17 0.9%
Special education 231 12.4%
Talented and gifted 191 10.4%
Economically disadvantaged 521 28.1%

Sports

VA state championships

Notable alumni

See also

Notes

  1. ^ "Menchville High". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved 26 February 2019.
  2. ^ Menchville Report Card
  3. ^ "Newport News Public Schools Demographic Snapshot" (PDF). Newport News Public Schools. Retrieved 6 November 2009.
  4. ^ "VHSL Record Book" (PDF). Virginia High School League. Archived from the original (PDF) on 10 April 2008. Retrieved 7 September 2009.

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