Breckinridge Middle School

Breckinridge Middle School serves 575 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
Breckinridge Middle School operates within the Roanoke City Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 575 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 575 students
Breckinridge Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Breckinridge Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Breckinridge 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 0.61 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
Breckinridge Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
6%
Breckinridge Middle School Asian (1993-2012)
Hispanic
10%
12%
Breckinridge Middle School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
55%
25%
Breckinridge Middle School Black (1993-2012)
White
28%
53%
Breckinridge Middle School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Breckinridge Middle School Sch Ethnicity Breckinridge 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.
0.61 0.64
Breckinridge 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.
62%
32%
Breckinridge 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.
10%
7%
Breckinridge Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 14,563 students has grown by 10% over five years.
School District Name Roanoke City Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
24
6
Number of Students Managed 14,563 3,669
Roanoke City Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $180 MM $43 MM
Roanoke City Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $187 MM $42 MM
Roanoke City Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,642 $11,282
District Spending / Student $14,154 $11,065
Roanoke City 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 William Fleming High School (2.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Addison Aerospace Magnet Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Preston Park Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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