James S Russell Middle School

James S Russell Middle School serves 408 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
James S Russell Middle School operates within the Brunswick County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 408 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 408 students
James S Russell Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % James S Russell Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
James S Russell Middle School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade James S Russell Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 16:1
James S Russell Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
1%
13%
James S Russell Middle School Black Students (2004-2014)
Black
75%
23%
James S Russell Middle School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
23%
52%
James S Russell Middle School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
1%
5%
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.39 0.66
James S Russell Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
71%
33%
James S Russell Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
6%
James S Russell Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Brunswick County School District's student population of 1,921 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,060 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Brunswick County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
4
Number of Students Managed 1,921 3,689
Brunswick County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $24 MM n/a
Brunswick County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $24 MM n/a
Brunswick County School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,060 n/a
Brunswick County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,898 n/a
Brunswick County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Brunswick High School (3.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Park View Middle School (18.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Totaro Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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