Azalea Gardens Middle School

  • Azalea Gardens Middle School serves 936 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 49% (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 66% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 50%.

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School Overview

  • Azalea Gardens Middle School's student population of 936 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 71 teachers has grown by 26% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students936 students
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Total Classroom Teachers71 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Azalea Gardens Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Azalea Gardens Middle School is 0.66, 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#1634 out of 1,796 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
72%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Azalea Gardens 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 Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
11%
15%
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Black
50%
23%
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White
29%
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 Azalea Gardens Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.660.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Azalea Gardens 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 Azalea Gardens 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 NameNORFOLK CITY PBLC SCHS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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