Admiral Richard E. Byrd Middle School

134 Rosa Lane
Winchester, VA 22602
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Admiral Richard E. Byrd Middle School serves 942 students in grades 6-8.
Admiral Richard E. Byrd Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 79% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Admiral Richard E. Byrd Middle School's student population of 942 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students942 students
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Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
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School Comparison

Admiral Richard E. Byrd Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Admiral Richard E. Byrd Middle School is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1125 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
71%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
20%
16%
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Black
6%
22%
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White
66%
49%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
6%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.520.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFrederick County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Admiral Richard E. Byrd Middle School is John Handley High School (4.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Daniel Morgan Middle School (3.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Armel Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Winchester Armel Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 644 students
    1.7 miles
    2239 Front Royal Pike
    Winchester, VA 22602
    (540) 869-1657
    1.7 PK-5 644
  • Winchester Frederick Douglass Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 330 students
    2.6 miles
    100 Cedarmeade Ave
    Winchester, VA 22601
    (540) 662-7656
    2.6 PK-4 330
  • Stephens City Bass-hoover Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 631 students
    3.3 miles
    471 Aylor Road
    Stephens City, VA 22655
    (540) 869-4700
    3.3 PK-5 631
  • Winchester Evendale Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 521 students
    3.3 miles
    220 Rosa Lane
    Winchester, VA 22602
    (540) 662-0531
    3.3 PK-5 521
  • Winchester Greenwood Mill Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 618 students
    3.5 miles
    281 Channing Drive
    Winchester, VA 22602
    (540) 667-7863
    3.5 PK-5 618

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