Peabody Middle School

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

580 students

Peabody Middle School serves 580 students in grades 6-7.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
Peabody Middle School operates within the Petersburg City School District.

Overview

The student population of 580 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-7
Total Students 580 students
Peabody Middle School Total Students (2009-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Peabody Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (2009-2013)
Students by Grade Peabody Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Peabody Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2011-2013)
Hispanic
4%
12%
Peabody Middle School Hispanic (2009-2013)
Black
94%
24%
Peabody Middle School Black (2009-2013)
White
2%
53%
Peabody Middle School White (2009-2013)
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 0.41
Peabody Middle School Diversity Score (2009-2013)
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.
74%
32%
Peabody Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2009-2013)
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.
4%
6%
Peabody Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2009-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,709 students has grown by 22% over five years.
School District Name Petersburg City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
4
Number of Students Managed 5,709 3,850
District Total Revenue $59 MM $43 MM
District Spending $57 MM $42 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,689 $11,282
District Spending / Student $12,153 $11,065
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (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
  • PetersburgAppomattox Regional Gov. School
    Magnet School
    512 West Washington St
    PetersburgVA 23803
    (804)722-0200
    Magnet School

    0.6 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • PetersburgWestview Early Childhood Ed. Center
    1100 Patterson St
    PetersburgVA 23803
    (804)862-7010
    0.7 mi | 347 students | Gr. PK                      
  • PetersburgA.p. Hill Elementary School
    1450 Talley Ave
    PetersburgVA 23803
    (804)862-7002
    0.8 mi | 593 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • PetersburgHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award J.e.b. Stuart Elementary School
    100 Pleasants Ln
    PetersburgVA 23803
    (804)862-7013
    1.2 mi | 432 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • PetersburgPetersburg Regional Alternative
    Alternative School
    230 South Crater Rd
    PetersburgVA 23803
    (804)733-2180
    Alternative School

    1.3 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       

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