School Details

Buckingham Co. Middle School

1184 High School Rd., Buckingham, VA 23921
(434) 969-1044
5

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-8 431 students 15 students/teacher (VA avg is 17)

Test Scores by grade

62%
62%
74%
77%
75%
78%

Standards of Learning (SOL)

In 2011-2012 Virginia used the Standards of Learning (SOL) tests to assess students in reading, math, and history/social science in grades 3 through 8, in writing in grades 5 and 8, and in 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 2013
  • Buckingham County Public Schools average
  • Virginia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

70%
69%
75%
58%
57%
61%

Standards of Learning (SOL)

In 2011-2012 Virginia used the Standards of Learning (SOL) tests to assess students in reading, math, and history/social science in grades 3 through 8, in writing in grades 5 and 8, and in 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 2013
  • Buckingham County Public Schools average
  • Virginia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

64%
60%
71%
68%
66%
70%
73%
68%
62%
88%
87%
76%

Standards of Learning (SOL)

In 2011-2012 Virginia used the Standards of Learning (SOL) tests to assess students in reading, math, and history/social science in grades 3 through 8, in writing in grades 5 and 8, and in 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 2013
  • Buckingham County Public Schools average
  • Virginia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

98%
73%
76%

Standards of Learning End-of-Course (SOLEOC)

In 2011-2012 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. The goal is for all students to pass the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Buckingham County Public Schools average
  • Virginia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Buckingham Co. Middle School is a public middle school in Dillwyn. The principal of Buckingham Co. Middle School is Mr. J.b. Heslip. 431 children attend Buckingham Co. Middle School and identify as White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 53% of the 431 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Buckingham Co. Middle School is 15:1. Cumberland Middle School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 58% 56%
Black, non-Hispanic 41% 43%
Hispanic 1% 1%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 53% 57%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (10 years ago)

    Buckingham County Public Schools are the best in the state. This school systems ushers in a great curriculum to students and sets high expectations. Behind every great student there is a great administration. The teachers principals central office staff school board and all other staff members create a healthy safe educational enviroment for students.

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Overall score

(based on 4 ratings & reviews)

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