James S Russell Middle School

  • James S Russell Middle School serves 399 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the VA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
  • James S Russell Middle School operates within the Brunswick County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 399 students has declined by 10% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 399 students
James S Russell Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % James S Russell Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
James S Russell Middle School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by Grade James S Russell Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.40 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 16:1
James S Russell Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Hispanic
3%
14%
James S Russell Middle School Black Students (2003-2015)
Black
74%
23%
James S Russell Middle School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
23%
51%
James S Russell Middle School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
James S Russell Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups James S Russell Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.40 0.42
James S Russell Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
85%
34%
James S Russell Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
6%
James S Russell Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • Brunswick County School District's student population of 1,857 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,508 is higher than the state average of $11,380. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,382 is higher than the state average of $11,077. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Brunswick County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
4
Number of Students Managed 1,857 3,627
Brunswick County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $22 MM $41 MM
Brunswick County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $22 MM $40 MM
Brunswick County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,508 $11,380
Brunswick County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,382 $11,077
Brunswick County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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