Jefferson Davis Middle School

1435 Todds Ln
Hampton, VA 23666
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Jefferson Davis Middle School serves 618 students in grades 6-8.
Jefferson Davis Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (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 72% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

School Overview

Jefferson Davis Middle School's student population of 618 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students618 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

Jefferson Davis Middle School is ranked within the bottom 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 Jefferson Davis 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
#1584 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
51%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
16%
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Black
67%
22%
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White
19%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
6%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.510.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHampton City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jefferson Davis Middle School is Bethel High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is George P. Phenix Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Alfred S. Forrest Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hampton Alfred S. Forrest Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 511 students
    0.3 miles
    1406 Todds Ln
    Hampton, VA 23666
    (757) 825-4627
    0.3 PK-5 511
  • Hampton Christopher C. Kraft Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 465 students
    0.7 miles
    600 Concord Dr
    Hampton, VA 23666
    (757) 825-4634
    0.7 PK-5 465
  • Hampton Aberdeen Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 478 students
    0.9 miles
    1424 Aberdeen Rd
    Hampton, VA 23666
    (757) 825-4624
    0.9 PK-5 478
  • Hampton George P. Phenix Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 1,436 student
    0.9 miles
    1061 Big Bethel Road
    Hampton, VA 23666
    (757) 268-3500
    0.9 PK-8 1,436
  • Hampton Bethel High School Math: 60% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,766 student
    1.0 miles
    1067 Big Bethel Rd
    Hampton, VA 23666
    (757) 825-4400
    1 9-12 1,766

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