Poe Middle School

7000 Cindy Ln
Annandale, VA 22003
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Poe Middle School serves 890 students in grades 6-8.
Poe 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 58% (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 71% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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School Overview

Poe Middle School's student population of 890 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 83 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students890 students
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Total Classroom Teachers83 teachers
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School Comparison

Poe 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 Poe Middle School is 0.59, 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
#1580 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
58%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
18%
7%
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Hispanic
60%
16%
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Black
11%
22%
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White
9%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.590.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFairfax County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Poe Middle School is Annandale High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Holmes Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Columbia Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Annandale Columbia Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 503 students
    0.7 miles
    6720 Alpine Dr
    Annandale, VA 22003
    (703) 916-2500
    0.7 PK-5 503
  • Annandale Annandale High School Math: 78% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,187 students
    1.1 miles
    4700 Medford Dr
    Annandale, VA 22003
    (703) 642-4100
    1.1 9-12 2,187
  • Springfield Plum Center For Lifelong Learning Alternative School

    1.1 miles
    6815 Edsall Rd.
    Springfield, VA 22151
    (703) 658-2784
    1.1 n/a n/a
  • Alexandria Thomas Jefferson High For Science And Technology Magnet School
    Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,786 student
    1.1 miles
    6560 Braddock Rd
    Alexandria, VA 22312
    (703) 750-8300
    1.1 9-12 1,786
  • Annandale Annandale Terrace Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 655 students
    1.2 miles
    7604 Herald St
    Annandale, VA 22003
    (703) 658-5600
    1.2 PK-5 655

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