Stonewall Jackson Middle School

Stonewall Jackson Middle School serves 1,133 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Stonewall Jackson Middle School operates within the Hanover County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1133 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 74 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,133 students
Stonewall Jackson Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Stonewall Jackson Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 74 teachers
Stonewall Jackson Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Stonewall Jackson Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Stonewall Jackson Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
2%
6%
Stonewall Jackson Middle School Asian Students (1993-2014)
Hispanic
4%
13%
Stonewall Jackson Middle School Black Students (2000-2014)
Black
10%
23%
Stonewall Jackson Middle School Black Students (1993-2014)
White
82%
52%
Stonewall Jackson Middle School White Students (1993-2014)
Two or more races
2%
5%
Stonewall Jackson Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Stonewall Jackson 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.
0.32 0.42
Stonewall Jackson Middle School Diversity Score (1993-2014)
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.
14%
33%
Stonewall Jackson Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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.
5%
6%
Stonewall Jackson Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 18,264 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,237 is less than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,860 is less than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Hanover County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
4
Number of Students Managed 18,264 3,815
Hanover County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $193 MM $42 MM
Hanover County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $186 MM $42 MM
Hanover County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,237 $10,576
Hanover County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,860 $10,658
Hanover County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Lee Davis High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Chickahominy Middle School (4.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Laurel Meadow Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MechanicsvilleLee Davis High School
    0.5 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1585 students7052 Mechanicsville Pk
    MechanicsvilleVA 23111
    (804)723-2200
    0.59-121585
  • MechanicsvilleLaurel Meadow Elementary School
    0.6 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 678 students8248 Leedavis Rd
    MechanicsvilleVA 23111
    (804)365-4510
    0.6PK-5678
  • MechanicsvilleCold Harbor Elementary School
    2.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 602 students6740 Cold Harbor Rd
    MechanicsvilleVA 23111
    (804)723-3620
    2.2PK-5602
  • MechanicsvilleMechanicsville Elementary School
    2.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 668 students7425 Mechanicsville Elem Dr
    MechanicsvilleVA 23111
    (804)723-3640
    2.2PK-5668
  • MechanicsvillePole Green Elementary School
    2.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 618 students8393 Pole Green Park Ln
    MechanicsvilleVA 23116
    (804)365-4700
    2.2PK-5618

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