Peabody Middle School (Closed 2009)

Grades 6-8
515 students
Peabody Middle School served 515 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was lower than the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment was 99% of the student body (majority Black), which was more than the state average of 48%.
Peabody Middle School operated within the Petersburg City School District.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 515 students
Peabody Middle School Total Students (1987-2008)
Gender % Peabody Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Peabody Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2008)
Students by Grade Peabody Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 16:1
Peabody Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2008)
Hispanic
2%
13%
Peabody Middle School Black Students (1997-2008)
Black
97%
23%
Peabody Middle School Black Students (1993-2008)
White
1%
52%
Peabody Middle School White Students (1993-2008)
All Ethnic Groups Peabody Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.06 0.42
Peabody Middle School Diversity Score (1993-2008)
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.
56%
33%
Peabody Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2008)
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.
7%
6%
Peabody Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2008)

District Comparison

School District Name Petersburg City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
4
Number of Students Managed 4,466 3,815
Petersburg City School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $53 MM $42 MM
Petersburg City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $52 MM $42 MM
Petersburg City School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,524 $10,576
Petersburg City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,272 $10,658
Petersburg City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2008 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Central St. Hosp. Ed. Pr. (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Peabody Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Westview Early Childhood Ed. Center (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PetersburgPeabody Middle School
    Grades: 6-7 | 590 students725 Wesley St
    PetersburgVA 23803
    (804)862-7075
    06-7590
  • PetersburgAppomattox Regional Gov. School
    Magnet School
    0.6 miles512 West Washington St
    PetersburgVA 23803
    (804)722-0200
    0.6n/a
  • PetersburgWestview Early Childhood Ed. Center
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK | 343 students1100 Patterson St
    PetersburgVA 23803
    (804)862-7010
    0.7PK343
  • PetersburgA.p. Hill Elementary School
    0.8 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 509 students1450 Talley Ave
    PetersburgVA 23803
    (804)862-7002
    0.8KG-5509
  • Petersburg J.e.b. Stuart Elementary School
    1.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 534 students100 Pleasants Ln
    PetersburgVA 23803
    (804)862-7013
    1.2PK-5534
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