441 Battlefield Blvd S
Chesapeake, VA 23322
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Great Bridge Middle School serves 1,253 students in grades 6-8.
Great Bridge Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 91% (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 92% (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 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 54% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Great Bridge Middle School's student population of 1,253 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 83 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,253 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
83 teachers
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School Rankings

Great Bridge 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 Great Bridge Middle School is 0.52, 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
#209 out of 1800 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
4%
8%
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Hispanic
10%
18%
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Black
9%
22%
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White
68%
46%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score
0.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
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: 1,253 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in VA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 91% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 92% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.52

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