Kate Collins Middle School

  • Kate Collins Middle School serves 666 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (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 70% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Kate Collins Middle School's student population of 666 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students666 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kate Collins 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kate Collins Middle School is 0.62, 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#1598 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
57%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
16%
15%
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Black
16%
23%
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White
59%
50%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
5%
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Diversity Score0.620.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kate Collins Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaynesboro City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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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.
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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.
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