Central Academy Middle School

Central Academy Middle School serves 463 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Central Academy Middle School operates within the Botetourt County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 463 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 54% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 463 students
Central Academy Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Central Academy Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Central Academy Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 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
Central Academy Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
6%
Central Academy Middle School Asian (1995-2000)
Hispanic
1%
12%
Central Academy Middle School Hispanic (1998-2012)
Black
3%
25%
Central Academy Middle School Black (1993-2012)
White
91%
53%
Central Academy Middle School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.17 0.84
Central Academy Middle School Diversity Score (1993-2012)
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.
20%
32%
Central Academy Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2012)
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.
7%
7%
Central Academy Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,051 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Botetourt County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
6
Number of Students Managed 5,051 3,926
Botetourt County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $54 MM n/a
Botetourt County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $52 MM n/a
Botetourt County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,843 $0
Botetourt County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,580 $0
Botetourt County 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 Botetourt Technical Education Center (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Craig County High School (9.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Breckinridge Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Fincastle Botetourt Technical Education Center
    Vocational School
    253 Poor Farm Rd
    Fincastle , VA , 24090
    (540)473-8216
    Vocational School
    0.1  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Fincastle Breckinridge Elementary School
    331 Springwood Rd
    Fincastle , VA , 24090
    (540)473-8386
    0.6  mi  |  233  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Troutville Troutville Elementary School
    12 Barron Dr
    Troutville , VA , 24175
    (540)992-1871
    4.6  mi  |  338  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Troutville Roanoke Valley Regional Board
    Special Education School
    12 Barron Dr
    Troutville , VA , 24175
    (540)992-4264
    Special Education School
    4.6  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Troutville Botetourt Cor Runit #25
    Alternative School
    1414 Stoney Battery Rd
    Troutville , VA , 24175
    (540)857-7022
    Alternative School
    6.1  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a

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Botetourt County, 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 0.13, which is lower than the Virginia average of 0.84. The most diverse school district in Botetourt County is Botetourt County Public Schools School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or national school diversity statistics.