H.h. Poole Middle School

  • H.h. Poole Middle School serves 780 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 78% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 86% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • H.h. Poole Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • H.h. Poole Middle School's student population of 780 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 Students780 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • H.h. Poole 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of H.h. Poole Middle School is 0.70, which is more 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 School Rank#622 out of 1791 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
78%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
23%
15%
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Black
23%
23%
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White
44%
50%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
7%
5%
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Diversity Score0.700.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameStafford County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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