Rippon Middle School

  • Rippon Middle School serves 1,251 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 62% (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 2016-17 school year.
  • Rippon 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 50%.

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School Overview

  • Rippon Middle School's student population of 1,251 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 80 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,251 students
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Total Classroom Teachers80 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rippon Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,801 schools in Virginia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rippon Middle School is 0.70, which is more 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank#1548 out of 1801 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
72%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
8%
7%
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Hispanic
41%
15%
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Black
35%
23%
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White
11%
50%
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Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rippon Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.700.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rippon 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 NamePrince William Co PBLC Schs School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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