New Kent Middle School

  • New Kent Middle School serves 707 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 78% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 50%.

School Overview

  • New Kent Middle School's student population of 707 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students707 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

  • New Kent Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of New Kent Middle School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. 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#704 out of 1,796 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
72%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
15%
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Black
10%
23%
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White
78%
50%
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Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in New Kent Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.380.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Kent 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 NameNew Kent Co Pblc Schs School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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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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