Post Oak Middle School

6959 Courthouse Rd
Spotsylvania, VA 22553
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Post Oak Middle School serves 727 students in grades 6-8.
Post Oak 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 57% (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 70% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

School Overview

Post Oak Middle School's student population of 727 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students727 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

Post Oak 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 Post Oak Middle School is 0.40, 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
#1598 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
57%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
16%
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Black
9%
22%
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White
77%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.400.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSpotsylvania County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Post Oak Middle School is Spotsylvania High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Spotsylvania Middle School (4.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Berkeley Elementary School (3.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Spotsylvania Spotsylvania High School Math: 70% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,181 student
    0.1 miles
    6975 Courthouse Rd
    Spotsylvania, VA 22551
    (540) 582-3882
    0.1 9-12 1,181
  • Fredericksburg John J. Wright Educational And Cultural Center Alternative School

    3.2 miles
    7565 Courthouse Road
    Fredericksburg, VA 22407
    (540) 834-2556
    3.2 n/a n/a
  • Spotsylvania Berkeley Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 296 students
    3.6 miles
    5979 Partlow Road
    Spotsylvania, VA 22553
    (540) 582-5141
    3.6 PK-5 296
  • Spotsylvania Spotsylvania Middle School Math: 70% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 907 students
    4.4 miles
    8801 Courthouse Rd
    Spotsylvania, VA 22553
    (540) 582-6341
    4.4 6-8 907
  • Fredericksburg Courthouse Academy Program Special Education School

    4.5 miles
    7409 Brock Road
    Fredericksburg, VA 22407
    (540) 582-5242
    4.5 n/a n/a

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