405 Grafton Dr
Yorktown, VA 23692
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Grafton Middle School serves 882 students in grades 6-8.
Grafton Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 93% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 82%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 87% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 54% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Grafton Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

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School Overview

Grafton Middle School's student population of 882 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
882 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
60 teachers
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School Rankings

Grafton Middle School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,800 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Grafton Middle School is 0.62, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#224 out of 1800 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
93%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
10%
8%
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Hispanic
10%
18%
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Black
9%
22%
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White
59%
46%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
12%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 882 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 41%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in VA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 93% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 87% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.62

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