Sussex Central Middle School

Sussex Central Middle School serves 287 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Sussex Central Middle School operates within the Sussex County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 287 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 287 students
Gender % Sussex Central Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Students by Grade Sussex Central Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.38 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 11:1 16:1
Hispanic
1%
13%
Black
75%
23%
White
24%
52%
All Ethnic Groups Sussex Central 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 0.42
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%
33%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,112 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $15,763 is higher than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
The district spending/student of $16,042 is higher than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District Name Sussex County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
4
Number of Students Managed 1,112 3,815
Sussex County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $20 MM $42 MM
Sussex County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $20 MM $42 MM
Sussex County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $15,763 $10,576
Sussex County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $16,042 $10,658
Sussex 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 Sussex Central High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is J.e.j. Moore Middle School (16.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sussex Central Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SussexSussex Central High School
    0.1 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 341 students21394 Sussex Dr
    SussexVA 23884
    (434)246-6051
    0.19-12341
  • SussexSussex Central Elementary School
    0.3 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 484 students21392 Sussex Dr
    SussexVA 23884
    (434)246-8960
    0.3PK-5484
  • WaverlySussex Ii State Prison
    Alternative School
    8.3 miles24427 Musslewhite Dr
    WaverlyVA 23891
    (804)834-3187
    8.3n/a
  • WaverlySussex I State Prison
    Alternative School
    8.5 miles24414 Musselwhite Dr
    WaverlyVA 23891
    (804)834-8867
    8.5n/a
  • CarsonRowanty Vocational Technical Center
    Vocational School
    10.5 miles | Grades: 9-1220000 Rowanty Rd
    CarsonVA 23830
    (804)246-5741
    10.59-12n/a

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