Cave Spring Middle School

  • Cave Spring Middle School serves 768 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 96% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 90% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Cave Spring Middle School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 50%.

Top Placements

Cave Spring Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

  • Cave Spring Middle School's student population of 768 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students768 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cave Spring Middle School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,796 schools in Virginia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cave Spring Middle School is 0.32, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank#138 out of 1,796 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
96%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cave Spring Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cave Spring 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
14%
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Black
5%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Cave Spring Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
82%
50%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Cave Spring Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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 Cave Spring Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.320.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cave Spring Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cave Spring Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRoanoke County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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I go to cave spring middle school and there is a lot to do there next year when the fifty grade come and start being 6th graders they will have lockers from 6th grade through 12th grade all the teachers there are nice.
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