Manchester High School in VA - Niche

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Manchester High School is a public school. It has 1,904 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 81% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 168 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

12601 Bailey Bridge Rd
Midlothian, VA
(804) 739-6275

Ratings and Reviews
3.7 from 168 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Overall Experience: I am glad that I attended Manchester High School. I am grateful that I could choose going to the Spanish Immersion Specialty Center and not have to worry about meeting new friends in their district.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Administration & Policies: The principal is very active in the school.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Sports & Fitness: Students and faculty support all sport teams.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Teachers: The teachers truly love what they do.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: Administration is very supportive of clubs.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
3.66 Bailey Bridge Middle School Public
2.66 Thelma Crenshaw Elementary School Public
3.66 Alberta Smith Elementary School Public
3.66 Spring Run Elementary School Public
3.66 Swift Creek Middle School Public
3.66 Clover Hill High School Public
3.00 Clover Hill Elementary School Public
3.66 Swift Creek Elementary School Public
3.66 Providence Elementary School Public
3.66 Evergreen Elementary School Public
Guardian Christian Academy Private, Religious
Millwood School Private
3.66 Woolridge Elementary School Public
4.00 Cosby High School Public
3.66 W.W. Gordon Elementary School Public
3.66 Tomahawk Creek Middle School Public
3.66 Jacobs Road Elementary School Public
3.33 J.A. Chalkley Elementary School Public
2.33 Monacan High School Public, Magnet
3.66 Reams Road Elementary School Public
3.66 Winterpock Elementary School Public
3.66 J.B. Watkins Elementary School Public
2.66 Banner Christian School Private, Religious
3.66 Midlothian Middle School Public
3.66 Midlothian High School Public
Heritage Christian Academy Private, Religious
3.66 Manchester Middle School Public
3.00 A.M. Davis Elementary School Public
3.33 Providence Middle School Public
3.33 Greenfield Elementary School Public
2.66 Richmond Christian School Private, Religious
4.00 Robious Middle School Public
Hamilton Crockford High School Public, Alternative, All-Boys
3.66 Robious Elementary School Public
3.66 O.B. Gates Elementary School Public
Buford Road Christian Academy Private, Religious
St. Edward-Epiphany School Private, Religious
Joseph Mastin High School Annex Public, Alternative, All-Boys
Joseph Mastin High School Public, Alternative
2.66 Lloyd C. Bird High School Public
St. Michael's Episcopal School Private, Religious
Riverside School Private, Special Education
1.66 Elkhardt Middle School Public
3.66 Bon Air Elementary School Public
Gill Grove Baptist School Private, Religious
Webber Community Christian School Private, Religious
3.00 J.G. Hening Elementary School Public
3.33 Salem Church Middle School Public
2.66 Salem Church Elementary School Public
1.66 G.H. Reid Elementary School Public
3.66 Grange Hall Elementary School Public
3.66 Bettie Weaver Elementary School Public
Iqra Academy of Virginia Private, Religious
3.66 James River High School Public
2.00 Meadowbrook High School Public
3.33 Trinity Episcopal School Private
1.66 J.B. Fisher Elementary School Public
Elijah House Academy Private, Religious
3.00 Crestwood Elementary School Public
1.66 Miles Jones Elementary School Public
0.66 Huguenot High School Public
1.66 Fred D. Thompson Middle School Public
1.66 J.L. Francis Elementary School Public
Veritas School Private, Religious
3.00 Southside Baptist Christian School Private, Religious
3.00 Hopkins Road Elementary School Public
3.33 Beulah Elementary School Public
1.33 Lucille M. Brown Middle School Public
Precious Blessing Academy Private, Religious
2.66 Broad Rock Elementary School Public
3.00 Falling Creek Middle School Public
3.00 Falling Creek Elementary School Public
1.66 Chesterfield Community High School Public, Alternative
1.66 Thomas C. Boushall Middle School Public
3.00 Ecoff Elementary School Public
2.00 Greene Elementary School Public
3.66 Bensley Elementary School Public

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
3.66 Bailey Bridge Middle School 0 mi. 1,470
3.66 Swift Creek Middle School 2 mi. 963
3.66 Clover Hill High School 3 mi. 1,801
3.66 Evergreen Elementary School 4 mi. 997
4.00 Cosby High School 4 mi. 2,090

Around Manchester High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity


Male 50%
Female 49%

Student Diversity

Manchester High School United States Bailey Bridge Middle School Clover Hill High School Cosby High School Evergreen Elementary School Swift Creek Middle School
White 58.0% 51.6% 67.0% 58.0% 78.0% 67.0% 68.0%
African American 29.0% 15.2% 19.0% 26.0% 10.0% 15.0% 16.0%
Hispanic 7.0% 24.5% 6.0% 5.0% 3.0% 6.0% 6.0%
Multiracial 2.0% 2.6% 4.0% 3.0% 3.0% 6.0% 4.0%
Asian 1.0% 4.7% 2.0% 5.0% 3.0% 4.0% 4.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%


Grade 9 24.5%
Grade 10 26.5%
Grade 11 24.9%
Grade 12 24.1%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 15 responses

  • 87% Yes
  • 13% Not sure.
  • 0% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 11 responses

  • 41% The people
  • 24% The helpfulness of the teachers and counselors
  • 24% Courses Offered
  • 12% It's a family, not just a school.

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 11 responses

  • 82% People who don't come to learn
  • 18% School fights

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 12 responses

  • 67% Two specialty centers
  • 33% Student academic achievements

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 11 responses

  • 64% Lancer Pride
  • 18% Random acts of kindness
  • 9% Lancer Family
  • 9% Lancer Strong

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 12 responses

  • 50% Respect all authoritative figures
  • 42% Try new things
  • 8% Join clubs and get involved soon

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 6 responses

  • 17% I love everything about this school.
  • 67% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 17% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.