Berkeley Middle School

1118 Ironbound Rd
Williamsburg, VA 23185
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Berkeley Middle School serves 883 students in grades 6-8.
Berkeley 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 56% (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 72% (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 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

School Overview

Berkeley Middle School's student population of 883 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students883 students
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Total Classroom Teachers64 teachers
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School Comparison

Berkeley 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 Berkeley Middle School is 0.67, 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
#1558 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
56%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
15%
16%
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Black
26%
22%
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White
49%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.670.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWilliamsburg-James City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Berkeley Middle School is Eastern St. Hosp. Ed. Prg (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Williamsburg Eastern St. Hosp. Ed. Prg Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12
    0.1 miles
    4601 Ironbound Rd B11
    Williamsburg, VA 23187
    (757) 253-4250
    0.1 PK-12 n/a
  • Williamsburg James Blair Middle School

    0.3 miles
    101 Longhill Road
    Williamsburg, VA 23185
    (757) 603-6400
    0.3 n/a n/a
  • Williamsburg Waller Mill Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 90-94% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 390 students
    1.1 miles
    314 Waller Mill Rd
    Williamsburg, VA 23185
    (757) 220-4060
    1.1 K-5 390
  • Williamsburg Matthew Whaley Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 482 students
    1.9 miles
    301 Scotland St
    Williamsburg, VA 23185
    (757) 229-1931
    1.9 K-5 482
  • Williamsburg Lafayette High School Math: 70% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,135 student
    2.5 miles
    4460 Longhill Rd
    Williamsburg, VA 23188
    (757) 565-0373
    2.5 9-12 1,135

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