Lake Ridge Middle School

  • Lake Ridge Middle School serves 1,221 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the VA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
  • Lake Ridge Middle School operates within the Prince William County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1221 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 73 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,221 students
Lake Ridge Middle School Total Students (1991-2015)
Gender % Lake Ridge Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 73 teachers
Lake Ridge Middle School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by Grade Lake Ridge Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.74 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Lake Ridge Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2015)
Asian
7%
6%
Lake Ridge Middle School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
24%
14%
Lake Ridge Middle School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
23%
23%
Lake Ridge Middle School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
38%
51%
Lake Ridge Middle School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Lake Ridge Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
8%
5%
Lake Ridge Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Lake Ridge Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA 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.
0.74 0.42
Lake Ridge Middle School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
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.
23%
34%
Lake Ridge Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
7%
6%
Lake Ridge Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Prince William County School District's student population of 86,010 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,189 is higher than the state average of $11,380. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,144 is higher than the state average of $11,077. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Prince William County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
89
4
Number of Students Managed 86,010 3,627
Prince William County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,042 MM $41 MM
Prince William County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,038 MM $40 MM
Prince William County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,189 $11,380
Prince William County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,144 $11,077
Prince William County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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