Richlands Middle School

185 Learning Lane
Grundy, VA 24614
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Richlands Middle School serves 561 students in grades 6-8.
Richlands Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 89% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 82%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 83% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

School Overview

Richlands Middle School's student population of 561 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
561 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

Richlands Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,800 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Richlands Middle School is 0.06, 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 Data
This School
State Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#503 out of 1800 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
n/a
16%
Black
1%
22%
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White
97%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.06
This chart display the diversity score of Richlands Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Richlands Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 561 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 3%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in VA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 89% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 83% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.06 (Btm 50%)

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