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    Big Stone Gap Schools County Schools Virginia Schools

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    Wallen's Ridge Correctional Center

    Location Address:
    272 Dogwood Dr. Big Stone Gap, Virginia 24219 Phone Number: 2765233310
    Mailing Address:
    Po Box 759 Big Stone Gap, VA 24219
    Basic School Information
    Operating Agency Name Department of Correctional Education State Agency ID 900
    School Type Other or Alternative School State School ID 9000068
    Operational Status School is closed FIPS County Number N
    County Locale
    Location Relative to Town Limits
    School Classroom Information
    Classroom Teachers Title I Eligible School?
    School Level School-wide Title I
    School Lowest Grade Offered N Magnet School?
    School Highest Grade Offered N Charter School
    Free Lunch Eligible Students -2 Reduced-price Lunch Eligible Students -2
    Total Free and Reduced Lunch Students -2 Migrant Students -2
    Total Students -2 Student Teacher Ratio -2
    Wallen's Ridge Correctional Center Students by Grade
    Prekindergarten Students 0 7th Grade Students 0
    Kindergarten Students 0 8th Grade Students 0
    1st Grade Students 0 9th Grade Students 0
    2nd Grade Students 0 10th Grade Students 0
    3rd Grade Students 0 11th Grade Students 0
    4th Grade Students 0 12th Grade Students 0
    5th Grade Students 0 Ungraded Students 0
    6th Grade Students 0 Total Students -2
    Wallen's Ridge Correctional Center Students by Race
    Male Female Total
    American Indiana/Alaskan -2 -2 -2
    Asian/Pacific Islander -2 -2 -2
    Hispanic -2 -2 -2
    Black (Non-Hispanic) -2 -2 -2
    White (Non-Hispanic) -2 -2 -2