Swift Creek Middle School

Swift Creek Middle School serves 1,031 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Swift Creek Middle School operates within the Chesterfield County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1031 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,031 students
Swift Creek Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Swift Creek Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 66 teachers
Swift Creek Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Swift Creek Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more 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 16:1 16:1
Swift Creek Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
4%
6%
Swift Creek Middle School Asian Students (1993-2014)
Hispanic
5%
13%
Swift Creek Middle School Black Students (1996-2014)
Black
16%
23%
Swift Creek Middle School Black Students (1993-2014)
White
69%
52%
Swift Creek Middle School White Students (1993-2014)
Two or more races
6%
5%
Swift Creek Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Swift Creek 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.
0.50 0.42
Swift Creek 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.
13%
33%
Swift Creek 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.
3%
6%
Swift Creek Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 59,186 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,086 is less than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,890 is less than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Chesterfield County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
62
4
Number of Students Managed 59,186 3,815
Chesterfield County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $600 MM $42 MM
Chesterfield County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $589 MM $42 MM
Chesterfield County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,086 $10,576
Chesterfield County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,890 $10,658
Chesterfield 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 Clover Hill High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tomahawk Creek Middle School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Swift Creek Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MidlothianClover Hill High School
    0.6 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1885 students13301 Kelly Green Ln
    MidlothianVA 23112
    (804)739-6230
    0.69-121885
  • MidlothianSwift Creek Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 829 students13800 Genito Rd
    MidlothianVA 23112
    (804)739-6305
    1.1PK-5829
  • Midlothian Clover Hill Elementary School
    2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 803 students5700 Woodlake Village Parkway
    MidlothianVA 23112
    (804)739-6220
    2PK-5803
  • MidlothianEvergreen Elementary School
    2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 1025 students1701 Evergreen East Parkway
    MidlothianVA 23114
    (804)378-2400
    2PK-51025
  • MidlothianTomahawk Creek Middle School
    2.3 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 1292 students1600 Learning Place Loop
    MidlothianVA 23114
    (804)378-7120
    2.36-81292

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