Brookland Middle School

Brookland Middle School serves 1,041 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
Brookland Middle School operates within the Henrico County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 1041 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 74 teachers has grown by 39% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,041 students
Brookland Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 74 teachers
Brookland Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Brookland 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 0.67 is more 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 14:1 15:1
Brookland Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
6%
Brookland Middle School Asian (1993-2012)
Hispanic
14%
12%
Brookland Middle School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
51%
25%
Brookland Middle School Black (1993-2012)
White
23%
53%
Brookland Middle School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Brookland Middle School Sch Ethnicity Brookland 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.
0.67 0.41
Brookland 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.
51%
32%
Brookland 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.
8%
7%
Brookland Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 83,551 students has grown by 70% over five years.
School District Name Henrico County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
68
8
Number of Students Managed 83,551 3,801
Henrico County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $510 MM $43 MM
Henrico County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $541 MM $42 MM
Henrico County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,415 $11,282
Henrico County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,042 $11,065
Henrico 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 Hermitage Technical Center (2.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Moody Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Trevvett Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Richmond Trevvett Elementary School
    2300 Trevvett Dr
    Richmond , VA , 23228
    (804)261-5060
    0.6  mi  |  415  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Richmond Moody Middle School
    7800 Woodman Rd
    Richmond , VA , 23228
    (804)261-5015
    1.1  mi  |  1008  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Glen Allen Longdale Elementary School
    9500 Norfolk St
    Glen Allen , VA , 23060
    (804)261-5095
    1.2  mi  |  541  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Glen Allen Va. Randolph Ed. Center
    Special Education School
    2206 Mountain Rd
    Glen Allen , VA , 23060
    (804)261-5090
    Special Education School
    1.4  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Glen Allen New Start - Basic Alt. Center
    Alternative School
    2206 Mountain Rd
    Glen Allen , VA , 23060
    (804)553-8236
    Alternative School
    1.4  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a

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