Freedom Middle School

7315 Smith Station Rd.
Fredericksburg, VA 22407
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Freedom Middle School serves 769 students in grades 6-8.
Freedom 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 top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (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 84% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

School Overview

Freedom Middle School's student population of 769 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students769 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

Freedom 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 Freedom Middle School is 0.63, 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
#979 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
70%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
14%
16%
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Black
20%
22%
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White
56%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.630.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSpotsylvania County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Freedom Middle School is Courtland High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Battlefield Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Courthouse Road Elementary School (1.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fredericksburg Commonwealth Governor's School Magnet School

    1.5 miles
    12301 Spotswood Furnace Road
    Fredericksburg, VA 22407
    (540) 891-2445
    1.5 n/a n/a
  • Spotsylvania Spotsylvania Career And Technical Center Vocational School

    1.5 miles
    6713 Smith Station Rd
    Spotsylvania, VA 22553
    (540) 898-2655
    1.5 n/a n/a
  • Spotsylvania Courthouse Road Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 808 students
    1.6 miles
    9911 Courthouse Rd
    Spotsylvania, VA 22553
    (540) 891-0400
    1.6 PK-5 808
  • Spotsylvania Courtland High School Math: 73% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,174 student
    1.6 miles
    6701 Smith Station Rd
    Spotsylvania, VA 22553
    (540) 898-4445
    1.6 9-12 1,174
  • Fredericksburg Battlefield Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 645 students
    2.2 miles
    11108 Leavells Rd
    Fredericksburg, VA 22407
    (540) 786-4532
    2.2 PK-5 645

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