Stonewall Jackson Middle School

8021 Lee Davis Road
Mechanicsville, VA 23111
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Stonewall Jackson Middle School serves 1,078 students in grades 6-8.
Stonewall Jackson Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 76% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 84% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

School Overview

Stonewall Jackson Middle School's student population of 1,078 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 77 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,078 students
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Total Classroom Teachers77 teachers
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School Comparison

Stonewall Jackson Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Stonewall Jackson Middle School is 0.35, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#755 out of 1791 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
76%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
16%
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Black
10%
22%
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White
80%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.350.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHanover County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Stonewall Jackson Middle School is Lee Davis High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Chickahominy Middle School (4.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Laurel Meadow Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mechanicsville Lee Davis High School Math: 81% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,507 student
    0.5 miles
    7052 Mechanicsville Pike
    Mechanicsville, VA 23111
    (804) 723-2200
    0.5 9-12 1,507
  • Mechanicsville Laurel Meadow Elementary School Math: 86% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 606 students
    0.6 miles
    8248 Lee-davis Road
    Mechanicsville, VA 23111
    (804) 365-4510
    0.6 PK-5 606
  • Mechanicsville Cold Harbor Elementary School Math: 89% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 553 students
    2.2 miles
    6740 Cold Harbor Road
    Mechanicsville, VA 23111
    (804) 723-3620
    2.2 PK-5 553
  • Mechanicsville Mechanicsville Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 641 students
    2.2 miles
    7425 Mechanicsville Elem Drive
    Mechanicsville, VA 23111
    (804) 723-3640
    2.2 PK-5 641
  • Mechanicsville Pole Green Elementary School Math: 89% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 610 students
    2.2 miles
    8393 Pole Green Park Ln
    Mechanicsville, VA 23116
    (804) 365-4700
    2.2 PK-5 610

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