Sandusky Middle School

  • Sandusky Middle School serves 574 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 52% (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 63% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 50%.

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School Overview

  • Sandusky Middle School's student population of 574 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students574 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sandusky Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sandusky Middle School is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. 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#1597 out of 1,796 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
72%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
15%
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Black
55%
23%
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White
25%
50%
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Two or more races
11%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sandusky Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.620.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLynchburg City Pblc Schs School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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