Dinwiddie County Middle School

  • Dinwiddie County Middle School serves 998 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 69% (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 73% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Dinwiddie County 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 50%.

School Overview

  • Dinwiddie County Middle School's student population of 998 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 58 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students998 students
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Total Classroom Teachers58 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dinwiddie County Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,801 schools in Virginia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dinwiddie County Middle School is 0.59, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank#1376 out of 1801 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dinwiddie County 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dinwiddie County 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
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
7%
15%
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Black
34%
23%
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White
54%
50%
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Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dinwiddie County Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.590.68
This chart display the diversity score of Dinwiddie County Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dinwiddie County 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
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dinwiddie County 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 NameDinwiddie Co PBLC Schs School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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