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 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Prospect Heights Middle School operates within the Orange County School District.

Overview

The student population of 549 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 549 students
Prospect Heights Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Prospect Heights Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Prospect Heights Middle School 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 0.51 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 15:1 15:1
Prospect Heights Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
4%
12%
Prospect Heights Middle School Hispanic (1998-2013)
Black
24%
24%
Prospect Heights Middle School Black (1993-2013)
White
66%
53%
Prospect Heights Middle School White (1993-2013)
Two or more races
6%
4%
All Ethnic Groups Prospect Heights Middle School Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.51 0.41
Prospect Heights 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.
40%
32%
Prospect Heights 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.
11%
6%
Prospect Heights Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,186 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Orange County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
4
Number of Students Managed 5,186 3,850
District Total Revenue $50 MM $43 MM
District Spending $55 MM $42 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,309 $11,282
District Spending / Student $10,337 $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 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • OrangeTurning Point Alt. Ed.
    Alternative School
    200 Dailey Dr
    OrangeVA 22960
    (540)661-4555
    Alternative School

    0.1 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • OrangeRedirection Alt. Ed.
    Alternative School
    200 Dailey Dr
    OrangeVA 22960
    (540)661-4550
    Alternative School

    0.1 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • OrangeOrange Elementary School
    230 Montevista Ave
    OrangeVA 22960
    (540)661-4450
    0.6 mi | 629 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • OrangeOrange Co. High School
    201 Selma Rd
    OrangeVA 22960
    (540)661-4300
    1.1 mi | 1485 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • GordonsvilleGordon-barbour Elementary School
    500 West Baker St
    GordonsvilleVA 22942
    (540)661-4500
    8 mi | 420 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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