Falling Creek Middle School

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  • Falling Creek Middle School serves 1,290 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 63% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 50%.

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Falling Creek Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

  • Falling Creek Middle School's student population of 1,290 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 88 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,290 students
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Total Classroom Teachers88 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Falling Creek Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Falling Creek Middle School is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. 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#1709 out of 1,796 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
72%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
47%
15%
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Black
43%
23%
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White
8%
50%
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Two or more races
n/a
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 Score0.620.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Falling Creek 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
8%
6%
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 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCHESTERFIELD CO PBLC SCHS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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