Andrew G. Wright Middle School

  • Andrew G. Wright Middle School serves 882 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 78% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 85% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 50%.

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School Overview

  • Andrew G. Wright Middle School's student population of 882 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students882 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Andrew G. Wright Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Andrew G. Wright Middle School is 0.59, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank#601 out of 1,796 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
72%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Andrew G. Wright Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
18%
15%
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Black
14%
23%
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White
60%
50%
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Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Andrew G. Wright Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.590.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Andrew G. Wright Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Andrew G. Wright Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameStafford Co Pblc Schs School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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