Virginia Middle School

501 Piedmont Avenue
Bristol, VA 24201
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Virginia Middle School serves 518 students in grades 6-8.
Virginia 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (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 70% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Virginia Middle School's student population of 518 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students518 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

Virginia Middle School is ranked within the bottom 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 Virginia Middle School is 0.34, 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
#1513 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
65%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
16%
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Black
8%
22%
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White
81%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.340.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBristol City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Virginia Middle School is Virginia High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Vance Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Washington-lee Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bristol Washington-lee Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 201 students
    0.5 miles
    Washington Lee Dr
    Bristol, VA 24201
    (276) 821-5800
    0.5 PK-5 201
  • Bristol Crossroads Alternative/bristol City Alternative School

    0.7 miles
    C/o Bristol City Public Schls,
    Bristol, VA 24201
    (540) 669-8181
    0.7 n/a n/a
  • Bristol Virginia High School Math: 70% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 647 students
    0.7 miles
    1200 Long Crescent Dr
    Bristol, VA 24201
    (276) 821-5858
    0.7 9-12 647
  • Bristol Highland View Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 175 students
    1.1 miles
    1405 Eads St
    Bristol, VA 24201
    (276) 821-5710
    1.1 PK-5 175
  • Bristol Anderson Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 368 students
    1.3 miles
    901 Ninth St
    Bristol, TN 37620
    (423) 652-9267
    1.3 PK-6 368

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