School Details

Graham Middle School

#1 Academic Cir, Bluefield, VA 24605
(276) 326-1101
6

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-8 464 students 18 students/teacher (VA avg is 17)

Test Scores by grade

78%
74%
73%
73%
72%
76%

Standards of Learning (SOL)

In 2013-2014 Virginia used the Standards of Learning (SOL) tests to assess students in reading and math in grades 3 through 8, writing in grades 5 and 8, and science in grades in 3, 5 and 8. The SOL tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Virginia. The goal is for all students to pass the tests.
  • This school in 2014
  • Tazewell County Public Schools average
  • Virginia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

79%
75%
76%
59%
66%
65%

Standards of Learning (SOL)

In 2013-2014 Virginia used the Standards of Learning (SOL) tests to assess students in reading and math in grades 3 through 8, writing in grades 5 and 8, and science in grades in 3, 5 and 8. The SOL tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Virginia. The goal is for all students to pass the tests.
  • This school in 2014
  • Tazewell County Public Schools average
  • Virginia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

77%
65%
71%
75%
68%
70%
73%
74%
67%
80%
73%
74%

Standards of Learning (SOL)

In 2013-2014 Virginia used the Standards of Learning (SOL) tests to assess students in reading and math in grades 3 through 8, writing in grades 5 and 8, and science in grades in 3, 5 and 8. The SOL tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Virginia. The goal is for all students to pass the tests.
  • This school in 2014
  • Tazewell County Public Schools average
  • Virginia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

78%
74%
72%
75%
70%
70%
68%
73%
72%
80%
82%
77%

Standards of Learning (SOL)

In 2013-2014 Virginia used the Standards of Learning (SOL) tests to assess students in reading and math in grades 3 through 8, writing in grades 5 and 8, and science in grades in 3, 5 and 8. The SOL tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Virginia. The goal is for all students to pass the tests.
92%
76%
79%

Standards of Learning End-of-Course (SOLEOC)

In 2013-2014 Virginia used the Standards of Learning (SOL) End-of-Course tests to assess students in reading, writing, math, science and history/social science subjects at the end of each course, regardless of the student's grade level. The SOL End-of-Course tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Virginia. High school students must pass at least six SOL End-of-Course tests to graduate. The goal is for all students to pass the tests.
  • This school in 2014
  • Tazewell County Public Schools average
  • Virginia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Graham Middle School is a public middle school in Bluefield. The principal of Graham Middle School is Lee Salyers. 464 children attend Graham Middle School and identify as White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 42% of the 464 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Graham Middle School is 18:1. Bluefield Middle School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting

Languages Taught

  • Latin
  • Spanish

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross country
  • Football
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Track
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 91% 95%
Black, non-Hispanic 6% 3%
Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 1%
Multiracial 0.6% 1%
Hispanic 0.6% 0%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 42% 49%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    This school has opened my eyes. The education is great and the staff is so helpful to me and the rest of my family that has gone to this school. I plan on staying in this school all 3 years.

  • (11 years ago)

    I would like to rate this school on a scale of 1-10 a 10. This is the very first year that my daughter as had such a great start and i feel very comfortable and secure having her at this school. Thank you for such a wonderful staff rick and wanda hess

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Overall score

(based on 2 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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