Peabody Middle School

Tel: (804)862-7075
Grades: 6-7

611 students

Peabody Middle School serves 611 students in grades 6-7.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
Peabody Middle School operates within the Petersburg City Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 611 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-7
Total Students 611 students
Peabody Middle School Total Students (2009-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Peabody Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (2009-2012)
Students by Grade Peabody Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.84. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Peabody Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2009-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
6%
Peabody Middle School Asian (2010-2011)
Hispanic
2%
12%
Peabody Middle School Hispanic (2009-2012)
Black
94%
25%
Peabody Middle School Black (2009-2012)
White
1%
53%
Peabody Middle School White (2009-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Peabody Middle School Sch Ethnicity Peabody Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.12 0.84
Peabody Middle School Diversity Score (2009-2012)
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.
78%
32%
Peabody Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2009-2012)
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.
5%
7%
Peabody Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2009-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,809 students has grown by 24% over five years.
School District Name Petersburg City Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
8
Number of Students Managed 5,809 3,801
Petersburg City Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $59 MM $43 MM
District Spending $57 MM $42 MM
Petersburg City Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,689 $11,282
Petersburg City Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,153 $11,065
Petersburg City Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Central St. Hosp. Ed. Pr. (2.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Central St. Hosp. Ed. Pr. (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Westview Early Childhood Ed. Center (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Petersburg Appomattox Regional Governor School
    Magnet School
    512 West Washington St
    Petersburg , VA , 23803
    (804)722-0200
    Magnet School
    0.6  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Petersburg Westview Early Childhood Ed. Center
    1100 Patterson St
    Petersburg , VA , 23803
    (804)862-7010
    0.7  mi  |  346  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Petersburg A.p. Hill Elementary School
    1450 Talley Ave
    Petersburg , VA , 23803
    (804)862-7002
    0.8  mi  |  598  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Petersburg Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award J.e.b. Stuart Elementary School
    100 Pleasants Ln
    Petersburg , VA , 23803
    (804)862-7013
    1.2  mi  |  463  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Petersburg Petersburg Regional Alternative
    Alternative School
    Spec Youth Services Of Va
    Petersburg , VA , 23803
    (804)733-2180
    Alternative School
    1.3  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a

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Petersburg, VA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.33, which is lower than the Virginia average of 0.39. The most diverse school in Petersburg is Mitkof Middle School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or national school diversity statistics.