Read Mountain Middle School

  • Read Mountain Middle School serves 774 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 93% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 90% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Read Mountain Middle School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 50%.

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School Overview

  • Read Mountain Middle School's student population of 774 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students774 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Read Mountain Middle School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,796 schools in Virginia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Read Mountain Middle School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank#171 out of 1,796 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
93%
80%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
14%
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Black
3%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Read Mountain Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
91%
50%
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Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Read Mountain Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.170.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Read Mountain Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Read Mountain Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBotetourt County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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  4.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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Great school 15/2 lunch taste like trash tho definitely recommend to all my bffs #Fortnite #ripSiderman #ItsAllStarlordsfault #Memes #Dank #AvengersInfintyWar
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I think our school has pretty engaging and interesting teachers that are pretty good with the material and are able to relate to and teach the pupils effectively. The lunch is pretty good for a middle school. I do wish our school had more advanced features and technology, but we're able to make do with what we possess. I enjoyed middle school much more than elementary. Love, CCCCCHHHHAAADDD ;)
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