Louisa County Middle School

  • Louisa County Middle School serves 1,092 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65% (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 77% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 50%.

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School Overview

  • Louisa County Middle School's student population of 1,092 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 88 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,092 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Louisa County Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers88 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Louisa County Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Louisa County Middle School is 0.47, which is less 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#1105 out of 1,796 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
72%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisa County 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 Ratio12:115:1
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Hispanic
4%
15%
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Black
18%
23%
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White
70%
50%
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Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Louisa County Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.470.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisa County 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 NameLOUISA CO PBLC SCHS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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