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 County Public s 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 Sussex Central Middle School 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 equal to 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 13:1 15:1
Hispanic
1%
12%
Black
74%
25%
White
22%
53%
All Ethnic Groups Sussex Central Middle School Sch Ethnicity Sussex Central 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.
0.41 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.
72%
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.
13%
7%
Sussex Central Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,435 students has grown by 18% over five years.
School District Name Sussex County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
8
Number of Students Managed 1,435 3,801
District Total Revenue $20 MM $43 MM
Sussex County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $21 MM $42 MM
Sussex County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $16,709 $11,282
Sussex County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,235 $11,065
Sussex 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 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • SussexSussex Central High School
    21394 Sussex Dr
    SussexVA 23884
    (434)246-6051
    0.1 mi | 443 students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • WaverlySussex Ii State Prison
    Alternative School
    24427 Musslewhite Dr
    WaverlyVA 23891
    (804)834-3187
    Alternative School

    8.4 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • WaverlySussex I State Prison
    Alternative School
    24414 Musselwhite Dr
    WaverlyVA 23891
    (804)834-8867
    Alternative School

    8.5 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • CarsonRowanty Vocational Technical Center
    Vocational School
    20000 Rowanty Rd
    CarsonVA 23830
    (804)246-5741
    Vocational School

    10.6 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • CapronDeerfield Cor Center
    Alternative School
    21360 Deerfield Dr
    CapronVA 23829
    (804)658-4368
    Alternative School

    13.4 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       

School Reviews

  • 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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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.