New Kent Middle School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
7501 Egypt Road
New Kent, VA 23124
(School attendance zone shown in map)
New Kent Middle School serves 753 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (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 81% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
New Kent 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 top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

School Overview

New Kent Middle School's student population of 753 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students753 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

New Kent 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 New Kent Middle School is 0.41, 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
#1208 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
66%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
5%
16%
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Black
11%
22%
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White
76%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.410.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Kent County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to New Kent Middle School is New Kent High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West Point Middle School (10.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New Kent Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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School Reviews

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Hello, my name is Marina Wright, and I an in 6th. So far I love middle school and I hope after you read this you will come to new Kent .I Love new Kent! It is so peaceful and beautiful I have lived here all my life, and have made alot of new friends because everyone is nice and friendly.The teachers are the best. All of them are willing to help out every one. The parents are involved in alot of things like school plays, and helping out the teachers. The things 6th 7TH and 8TH can join are • S.C.A • Roar activities each month • Beta club • SOL remediation • Odyssey of the mind • contemporary talent club • class officers • trivia bowls • SADD CLUB Then 7th & 8th • Basketball (boys & girls) • Cheerleading football • Choir Then 8th • JV baseball, soccer, track, softball, field hockey cross country, volleyball, and wrestling. • Marching band • Color guard Those are the activities you can join. So if you like new Kent as much as I do then you can e- mail me at reniabeana13@yahoo.com If you join SADD you can join SADD step also.
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