Great Neck Middle School

1848 North Great Neck Rd
Virginia Beach, VA 23454
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Great Neck Middle School serves 1,183 students in grades 6-8.
Great Neck Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (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 94% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Great Neck Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

Great Neck Middle School's student population of 1,183 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 70 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,183 students
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Total Classroom Teachers70 teachers
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School Comparison

Great Neck Middle School is ranked within the top 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 Great Neck Middle School is 0.51, 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
#648 out of 1791 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
68%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
9%
16%
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Black
10%
22%
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White
68%
49%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
9%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.510.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVa Beach City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Great Neck Middle School is Frank W. Cox High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lynnhaven Middle School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is John B. Dey Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Virginia Beach John B. Dey Elementary School Math: 90% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 817 students
    0.2 miles
    1900 N Great Neck Road
    Virginia Beach, VA 23454
    (757) 648-2440
    0.2 PK-5 817
  • Virginia Beach Frank W. Cox High School Math: 82% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,858 student
    0.8 miles
    2425 Shorehaven Dr
    Virginia Beach, VA 23454
    (757) 648-5250
    0.8 9-12 1,858
  • Virginia Beach Alanton Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 610 students
    1.9 miles
    1441 Stephens Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23454
    (757) 648-2000
    1.9 PK-5 610
  • Virginia Beach Trantwood Elementary School Math: 86% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 548 students
    2.2 miles
    2344 Inlynnview Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23454
    (757) 648-4000
    2.2 PK-5 548
  • Virginia Beach First Colonial High School Magnet School
    Math: 85% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,849 student
    2.3 miles
    1272 Mill Dam Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23454
    (757) 648-5300
    2.3 9-12 1,849

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