Louisa County Middle School

  • Louisa County Middle School serves 1,118 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.
  • Louisa County 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 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 51%.

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School Overview

  • Louisa County Middle School's student population of 1,118 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 85 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,118 students
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Total Classroom Teachers85 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Louisa County Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,801 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Louisa County Middle School is 0.48, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1330 out of 1801 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
1%
7%
Hispanic
5%
16%
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Black
18%
22%
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White
70%
49%
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Two or more races
6%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups This 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 Score0.480.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLouisa County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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