Prospect Heights Middle School

202 Dailey Dr,

Orange, VA, 22960-1509

Tel: (540)661-4400
Grades: 6-8

549 students

Prospect Heights Middle School serves 549 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Prospect Heights Middle School operates within the Orange Co Pblc Schs School District.

Overview

The student population of 549 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 24% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 549 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
15:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
6%
Hispanic
4%
12%
Black
22%
25%
White
67%
53%
Unknown
7%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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. 0.50
0.64
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 36%
32%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
10%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,218 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Orange Co Pblc Schs School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
n/a
Number of Students Managed 5,218
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
n/a
District Spending / Student n/a
n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Orange Co. High School (1.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is William H. Wetsel Middle School (11.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Orange Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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