Post Oak Middle School

Post Oak Middle School serves 752 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Post Oak Middle School operates within the Spotsylvania County School District.

Overview

The student population of 752 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 752 students
Post Oak Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Post Oak Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Post Oak Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.38 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
Post Oak Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
6%
Post Oak Middle School Asian Students (1993-2013)
Hispanic
3%
12%
Post Oak Middle School Black Students (1993-2013)
Black
12%
24%
Post Oak Middle School Black Students (1993-2013)
White
78%
53%
Post Oak Middle School White Students (1993-2013)
Two or more races
6%
4%
Post Oak Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Post Oak Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA All Ethnic Groups 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.
0.38 0.41
Post Oak 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.
37%
32%
Post Oak 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.
9%
6%
Post Oak Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 23,788 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,287 is higher than the state average of $11,282. The district revenue/student has grown by 22% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,044 is less than the state average of $11,065. The district spending/student has grown by 14% over four years.
School District Name Spotsylvania County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
34
4
Number of Students Managed 23,788 3,850
Spotsylvania County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $272 MM $43 MM
Spotsylvania County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $266 MM $42 MM
Spotsylvania County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,287 $11,282
Spotsylvania County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,044 $11,065
Spotsylvania County School District 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 Spotsylvania High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Spotsylvania Middle School (4.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Berkeley Elementary School (3.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SpotsylvaniaSpotsylvania High School
    6975 Courthouse Rd
    SpotsylvaniaVA 22551
    (540)582-3882
    0.1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1107 students                      
  • SpotsylvaniaJohn J. Wright Ed. And Cultural Center
    Alternative School
    7565 Courthouse Rd
    SpotsylvaniaVA 22553
    (540)834-2556
    Alternative School

    3.2 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      
  • SpotsylvaniaBerkeley Elementary School
    5979 Partlow Rd
    SpotsylvaniaVA 22553
    (540)582-5141
    3.6 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 322 students                      
  • SpotsylvaniaSpotsylvania Middle School
    8801 Courthouse Rd
    SpotsylvaniaVA 22553
    (540)582-6341
    4.4 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 806 students                      
  • SpotsylvaniaRobert E. Lee Elementary School
    7415 Brock Rd
    SpotsylvaniaVA 22553
    (540)582-5445
    4.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 514 students                      

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