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
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
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 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
15:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
6%
Hispanic
n/a
12%
Black
n/a
25%
White
97%
53%
Unknown
3%
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. 0.06
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. 37%
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.
12%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,667 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Scott County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
6
Number of Students Managed 3,667
3,669
District Total Revenue $40 MM
n/a
District Spending $39 MM
n/a
District Revenue / Student $10,016
$0
District Spending / Student $9,938
$0
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 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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