Lanier Middle School

  • Lanier Middle School serves 937 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55% (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 84% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 50%.

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School Overview

  • Lanier Middle School's student population of 937 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 71 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students937 students
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Total Classroom Teachers71 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lanier Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lanier Middle School is 0.73, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank#759 out of 1,796 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
72%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lanier Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
20%
7%
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Hispanic
28%
15%
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Black
10%
23%
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White
38%
50%
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Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lanier Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.730.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lanier Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFAIRFAX CO PBLC SCHS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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