West Point Middle School

1040 Thompson Avenue
West Point, VA 23181
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
West Point Middle School serves 184 students in grades 6-8.
West Point 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 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (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 90-94% (which is higher 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 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Placements

West Point Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

West Point Middle School's student population of 184 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students184 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

West Point 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 West Point Middle School is 0.49, 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
#703 out of 1791 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
65-69%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90-94%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
16%
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Black
13%
22%
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White
70%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.490.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Point School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to West Point Middle School is West Point High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is King & Queen Elementary School (3.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Point Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • West Point West Point Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 355 students
    0.0 miles
    1060 Thompson Ave
    West Point, VA 23181
    (804) 843-2030
    0 PK-5 355
  • West Point West Point High School Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 273 students
    0.2 miles
    2700 Mattaponi Ave
    West Point, VA 23181
    (804) 843-3630
    0.2 9-12 273
  • Mattaponi King & Queen Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-7 | 306 students
    3.9 miles
    24667 The Trail
    Mattaponi, VA 23110
    (804) 785-5830
    3.9 PK-7 306
  • King And Queen Court House Central High School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 210 students
    9.5 miles
    17024 The Trail
    King And Queen Court House, VA 23085
    (804) 785-6102
    9.5 8-12 210
  • New Kent Bridging Communities Regional Career & Technical Center Vocational School

    10.5 miles
    7930 New Chipping Lane
    New Kent, VA 23124
    (804) 966-8575
    10.5 n/a n/a

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