1625 Ivy St
Waynesboro, VA 22980
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Kate Collins Middle School serves 698 students in grades 6-8.
Kate Collins 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 82%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 68% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 54% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 698 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in VA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 66% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 68% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Kate Collins Middle School's student population of 698 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
698 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
50 teachers
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School Rankings

Kate Collins Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,800 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Kate Collins Middle School is 0.66, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1566 out of 1800 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
8%
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Hispanic
18%
18%
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Black
19%
22%
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White
52%
46%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.66
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5   5/1/2012
my name is Ron Lane,i am looking for classmates that went to this school in 78-79.please email me if you were a classmate.thank you!! had loads of good times in this school.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - amcho
5   2/7/2008
I am a past student of Kate Collins Middle School. My name is Cierra Terrell. I want to say that the school did alot for me and there were so many oppertunities. I want to thank everyone for making my education, there, possible. And... a special thanks to the past principal, Julie Zook for helping me through the hard times.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - C_ott

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 698 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 66% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 68% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

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