Post Oak Middle School

Post Oak Middle School serves 781 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Post Oak Middle School operates within the Spotsylvania County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 781 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 781 students
Post Oak Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Post Oak Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Post Oak Middle School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Post Oak Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Post Oak Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
6%
Post Oak Middle School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
3%
13%
Post Oak Middle School Black Students (1993-2014)
Black
10%
23%
Post Oak Middle School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
81%
52%
Post Oak Middle School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
5%
5%
Post Oak Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.33 0.42
Post Oak 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.
39%
33%
Post Oak 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.
8%
6%
Post Oak Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Spotsylvania County School District's student population of 23,838 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,839 is higher than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,486 is less than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Spotsylvania County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
34
4
Number of Students Managed 23,838 3,815
Spotsylvania County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $261 MM $42 MM
Spotsylvania County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $252 MM $42 MM
Spotsylvania County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,839 $10,576
Spotsylvania County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,486 $10,658
Spotsylvania County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Spotsylvania High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Spotsylvania Middle School (4.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Berkeley Elementary School (3.6 miles away)
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  • SpotsylvaniaSpotsylvania High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1131 students
    0.1 miles
    6975 Courthouse Rd
    SpotsylvaniaVA 22551
    (540)582-3882
    0.19-121131
  • SpotsylvaniaJohn J. Wright Ed. And Cultural CenterAlternative School

    3.2 miles
    7565 Courthouse Rd
    SpotsylvaniaVA 22553
    (540)834-2556
    3.2n/an/a
  • SpotsylvaniaBerkeley Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 306 students
    3.6 miles
    5979 Partlow Rd
    SpotsylvaniaVA 22553
    (540)582-5141
    3.6PK-5306
  • SpotsylvaniaSpotsylvania Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 805 students
    4.4 miles
    8801 Courthouse Rd
    SpotsylvaniaVA 22553
    (540)582-6341
    4.46-8805
  • SpotsylvaniaCourthouse Academy Prgm.Special Education School

    4.5 miles
    7409 Brock Rd
    SpotsylvaniaVA 22553
    (540)582-5242
    4.5n/an/a

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