860 Churchill Dr
Virginia Beach, VA 23464
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Kempsville Middle School serves 785 students in grades 6-8.
Kempsville Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 82% (which is equal to the Virginia state average of 82%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 82% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 54% (majority Black).

School Overview

Kempsville Middle School's student population of 785 students has declined by 5% 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
785 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
50 teachers
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School Rankings

Kempsville Middle School is ranked within the top 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 Kempsville Middle School is 0.63, 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
#837 out of 1800 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
7%
8%
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Hispanic
10%
18%
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Black
17%
22%
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White
57%
46%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
8%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 785 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 43%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in VA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 82% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 82% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.63

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