101 Spartan Dr
Stafford, VA 22554
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Stafford Middle School serves 893 students in grades 6-8.
Stafford 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 72% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 82%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 73% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 54% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 893 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 68%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in VA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 72% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 73% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Stafford Middle School's student population of 893 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has grown by 26% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
893 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
62 teachers
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School Rankings

Stafford Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Stafford Middle School is 0.73, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1361 out of 1800 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
8%
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Hispanic
25%
18%
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Black
32%
22%
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White
32%
46%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.73
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 893 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 68%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 72% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 73% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

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