Gate City Middle School

170 Harry Fry Dr

Gate City, VA 24251-3620

Tel: (276)386-6065
Grades: 7-9

507 students

Gate City Middle School serves 507 students in grades 7-9.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Gate City Middle School operates within the Scott County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 507 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 36% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-9
Total Students 507 students
Gate City Middle School Total Students (1989-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Gate City Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1989-2012)
Students by Grade Gate City Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 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 17:1 15:1
Gate City Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1989-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
6%
Hispanic
n/a
12%
Gate City Middle School Hispanic (2005-2012)
Black
n/a
25%
Gate City Middle School Black (1993-2012)
White
97%
53%
Gate City Middle School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Gate City Middle School Sch Ethnicity Gate City 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.
0.06 0.41
Gate City 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.
37%
32%
Gate City Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2012)
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.
12%
7%
Gate City Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,667 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
School District Name Scott County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
8
Number of Students Managed 3,667 3,801
Scott County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $40 MM $43 MM
Scott County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $39 MM $42 MM
Scott County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,016 $11,282
Scott County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,938 $11,065
Scott 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 Gate City High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ketron Intermediate School (6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Shoemaker Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Gate CityGate City High School
    178 Harry Fry Dr
    Gate CityVA 24251
    (276)386-7522
    0 mi | 530 students | Gr. 10-12                      
  • Gate CityRenaissance/scott Co
    Alternative School
    C/o Scott Co Public Schls
    Gate CityVA 24251
    (276)386-6118
    Alternative School

    0.3 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • Gate CityScott County Career And Technical Center
    Vocational School
    387 Broadwater Ave
    Gate CityVA 24251
    (276)386-6515
    Vocational School

    0.4 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Gate CityShoemaker Elementary School
    218 Shoemaker Dr
    Gate CityVA 24251
    (276)386-7002
    0.5 mi | 507 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • Weber CityWeber City Elementary School
    322 Jennings St
    Weber CityVA 24290
    (276)386-7981
    1.4 mi | 334 students | Gr. KG-6                      

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Did You Know?
Scott County, VA 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 0.07, which is lower than the Virginia average of 0.41. The most diverse school district in Scott County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or national school diversity statistics.