Wallace Middle School

13077 Wallace Pike
Bristol, VA 24202
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Wallace Middle School serves 480 students in grades 6-8.
Wallace 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 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

School Overview

Wallace Middle School's student population of 480 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students480 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

Wallace 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 Wallace Middle School is 0.13, 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
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
2%
16%
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Black
1%
22%
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White
93%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.130.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWashington County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Wallace Middle School is John S. Battle High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Virginia Middle School (4.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Joseph Van Pelt Elementary School (1.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bristol John S. Battle High School Math: 83% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 617 students
    1.7 miles
    21264 Battle Hill Dr
    Bristol, VA 24202
    (276) 642-5300
    1.7 9-12 617
  • Bristol Joseph Van Pelt Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 461 students
    1.9 miles
    200 Spring Hill Terrace
    Bristol, VA 24201
    (276) 821-5770
    1.9 PK-5 461
  • Bristol Day Treatment Program Special Education School

    2.2 miles
    351 Old Airport Road
    Bristol, VA 24201
    (276) 645-4722
    2.2 n/a n/a
  • Bristol High Point Elementary School Math: 95% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 592 students
    2.6 miles
    14091 Sinking Creek Rd
    Bristol, VA 24202
    (276) 642-5600
    2.6 PK-5 592
  • Bristol Highlands Juvenile Detention Home Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%

    3.3 miles
    2105 Shakesville Road
    Bristol, VA 24203
    (276) 466-7817
    3.3 n/a n/a

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