Sussex Central Middle School

21356 Sussex Dr,

Sussex, VA, 23884-5014

Tel: (804)834-2281
Grades: 4-7

365 students

Sussex Central Middle School serves 365 students in grades 4-7.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
Sussex Central Middle School operates within the Sussex Co Pblc Schs School District.

Overview

The student population of 365 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 4-7
Total Students 365 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 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 13:1
15:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
6%
Hispanic
1%
12%
Black
74%
25%
White
22%
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. 0.41
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. 72%
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.
13%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,141 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Sussex Co Pblc Schs School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
n/a
Number of Students Managed 1,141
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
n/a
District Spending / Student n/a
n/a
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 Sussex Central High School (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is J.e.j. Moore Middle School (16.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jefferson Elementary School (14.1 miles away)
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  • Recommended February 14, 2007 - Annie B. Jackson is a great school and it was the second school I went to and I loved being there and I haope that the new children of ABJ enjoy the school like I did everytime I walked thougth that door When I walked though the door I felt safe from everything that walked thouth the doors of ABJ. He is a thing I picked up 30 years from now it won't matter what shoes you wore how your hair looked or the jeans you brought What will mater is what you learned and how you used it. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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