Clifton Middle School

1000 Riverview Farm Rd

Covington, VA 24426

Tel: (540)863-1726
Grades: 6-8

629 students

Clifton Middle School serves 629 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Clifton Middle School operates within the Alleghany County School District.

Overview

The student population of 629 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 629 students
Clifton Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Clifton Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Clifton Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.20 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 13:1 15:1
Clifton Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
2%
12%
Clifton Middle School Hispanic (1994-2013)
Black
7%
24%
Clifton Middle School Black (1993-2013)
White
89%
53%
Clifton Middle School White (1993-2013)
Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic Groups Clifton Middle School Sch Ethnicity Clifton 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.
0.20 0.41
Clifton Middle School Diversity Score (1993-2013)
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.
37%
32%
Clifton Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2013)
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.
7%
6%
Clifton Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,628 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
School District Name Alleghany County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed 2,628 4,096
District Total Revenue $33 MM n/a
District Spending $33 MM n/a
District Revenue / Student $11,417 $0
District Spending / Student $11,496 $0
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 Alleghany High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jeter-watson Intermediate (7.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mt View Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • CovingtonMt View Elementary School
    100 Gleason Dr
    CovingtonVA 24426
    (540)863-1737
    0.2 mi | 498 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Clifton ForgeJackson River Gov. School
    Magnet School
    Ds Lancaster Community College
    Clifton ForgeVA 24422
    (540)863-2841
    Magnet School

    1.5 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • CovingtonAlleghany High School
    210 Mountaineer Dr
    CovingtonVA 24426
    (540)863-1700
    2 mi | 900 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • CovingtonJackson River Technical Center
    Vocational School
    105 East Country Club Ln
    CovingtonVA 24426
    (540)862-1308
    Vocational School

    2.2 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • CovingtonCovington High School
    606 South Lexington Ave
    CovingtonVA 24426
    (540)965-1410
    6.5 mi | 312 students | Gr. 8-12                      

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