Blue Ridge Middle School

551 East A St
Purcellville, VA 20132
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 50%
Serving 829 students in grades 6-8, Blue Ridge Middle School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 54%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 82% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 69%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 54% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 829 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • : Top 50% in VA
  • : 56% (Top 20%)
  • : 82% (Top 30%)
  • : 65-69% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Blue Ridge Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

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School Overview

Blue Ridge Middle School's student population of 829 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
829 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
66 teachers
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School Rankings

Blue Ridge Middle School ranks within the top 50% of all 1,792 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Blue Ridge Middle School is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (VA)
#580 out of 1792 schools
(Top 50%)
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(20-21)
56%
54%
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(20-21)
82%
69%
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(20-21)
65-69%
59%
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
14%
18%
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Black
2%
22%
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White
76%
46%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
7%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.40
This chart display the diversity score of Blue Ridge Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Blue Ridge Middle School's ranking?
Blue Ridge Middle School is ranked #580 out of 1,792 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Virginia.
What schools are Blue Ridge Middle School often compared to?
Blue Ridge Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Harmony Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
56% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 54% VA state average), while 82% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 69% VA state average).
How many students attend Blue Ridge Middle School?
829 students attend Blue Ridge Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
76% of Blue Ridge Middle School students are White, 14% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Blue Ridge Middle School?
Blue Ridge Middle School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Virginia state average of 14:1.
What grades does Blue Ridge Middle School offer ?
Blue Ridge Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Blue Ridge Middle School part of?
Blue Ridge Middle School is part of Loudoun Co PBLC Schs School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 829 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 56% (Top 20%)
  • : 82% (Top 30%)
  • : 65-69% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

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