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 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
  • James S Russell Middle School operates within the Brunswick County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 399 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students399 students
James S Russell Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %James S Russell Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
James S Russell Middle School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by GradeJames S Russell Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
James S Russell Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2015)
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%
52%
James S Russell Middle School White Students (1995-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsJames S Russell Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownVA 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.
0.400.66
James S Russell Middle School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
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 (1995-2015)
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 (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Brunswick County School District's student population of 1,857 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,235 is higher than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,057 is higher than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District NameBrunswick County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
4
Number of Students Managed1,8573,627
Brunswick County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$24 MM$42 MM
Brunswick County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$24 MM$42 MM
Brunswick County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,235$10,576
Brunswick County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,057$10,658
Brunswick County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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