Maury River Middle School

Maury River Middle School serves 620 students in grades 6-8.
Maury River 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (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 78% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

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Maury River Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

Maury River Middle School's student population of 620 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students620 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

Maury River Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Maury River Middle School is 0.21, 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 Testing Rank
#1220 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
69%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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7%
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Hispanic
4%
16%
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Black
3%
22%
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White
89%
49%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.210.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRockbridge County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Maury River Middle School is Rockbridge County High School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lylburn Downing Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Harrington Waddell Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lexington Harrington Waddell Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 313 students
    0.6 miles
    100 Pendleton Place
    Lexington, VA 24450
    (540) 463-5353
    0.6 K-5 313
  • Lexington Central Elementary School Math: 87% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 530 students
    0.8 miles
    85 Central Road
    Lexington, VA 24450
    (540) 463-4500
    0.8 PK-5 530
  • Lexington Lylburn Downing Middle School Math: 73% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 202 students
    1.0 miles
    302 Diamond St
    Lexington, VA 24450
    (540) 463-3532
    1 6-8 202
  • Lexington Rockbridge County High School Math: 74% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 967 students
    2.3 miles
    143 Greenhouse Rd
    Lexington, VA 24450
    (540) 463-5555
    2.3 9-12 967
  • Buena Vista Mountain View Elementary School Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 124 students
    4.8 miles
    20 Burger Circle
    Buena Vista, VA 24416
    (540) 261-2418
    4.8 K-5 124

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