Maury River Middle School

600 Waddell St

Lexington, VA 24450-2267

Tel: (540)463-3129
Grades: 6-8

349 students

Maury River Middle School serves 349 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Maury River Middle School operates within the Rockbridge County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 349 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 32% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 349 students
Maury River Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Students by Grade Maury River Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less 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 11:1 15:1
Hispanic
3%
12%
Black
4%
25%
White
88%
53%
All Ethnic Groups Maury River Middle School Sch Ethnicity Maury River 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.
0.22 0.41
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.
36%
32%
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%
Maury River Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,796 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Rockbridge County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
8
Number of Students Managed 2,796 3,801
Rockbridge County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $33 MM $43 MM
Rockbridge County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $31 MM $42 MM
Rockbridge County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,293 $11,282
Rockbridge County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,778 $11,065
Rockbridge County Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Rockbridge County High School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lylburn Downing Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Harrington Waddell Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • LexingtonHarrington Waddell Elementary School
    100 Pendleton Place
    LexingtonVA 24450
    (540)463-5353
    0.6 mi | 336 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • LexingtonCentral Elementary School
    85 Central Rd
    LexingtonVA 24450
    (540)463-4500
    0.8 mi | 483 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • LexingtonLylburn Downing Middle School
    302 Diamond St
    LexingtonVA 24450
    (540)463-3532
    1 mi | 185 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • LexingtonRockbridge County High School
    143 Greenhouse Rd
    LexingtonVA 24450
    (540)463-5555
    2.3 mi | 978 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Buena VistaMountain View Elementary School
    20 Burger Circle
    Buena VistaVA 24416
    (540)261-2418
    4.8 mi | 129 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Did You Know?
Virginia 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 0.41, which is higher than the national average of 0.3. The most diverse school district in Virginia is Prince William County Public Schools School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or national school diversity statistics.