Grace E. Metz Middle School

9950 Wellington Road
Manassas, VA 20110
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Grace E. Metz Middle School serves 1,098 students in grades 7-8.
Grace E. Metz 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.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 47% (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 67% (which is lower 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 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Grace E. Metz Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

Grace E. Metz Middle School's student population of 1,098 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 78 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students1,098 students
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Total Classroom Teachers78 teachers
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School Comparison

Grace E. Metz 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 Grace E. Metz Middle School is 0.55, 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
#1679 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
47%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
64%
16%
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Black
12%
22%
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White
16%
49%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.550.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameManassas City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Grace E. Metz Middle School is Osbourn High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pennington School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Baldwin Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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