Falling Creek Middle School

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  • Falling Creek Middle School serves 1,273 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (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 62% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Falling Creek 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Falling Creek Middle School's student population of 1,273 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 89 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,273 students
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Total Classroom Teachers89 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Falling Creek 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 Falling Creek Middle School is 0.61, 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#1734 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
39%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:1n/a
American Indian
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
44%
16%
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Black
44%
22%
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White
7%
49%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Falling Creek Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.610.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Falling Creek Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChesterfield County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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