School Details

Fries School

P.O. Box 446, Fries, VA 24330
(276) 744-7201
3

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-7 261 students 15 students/teacher (VA avg is 17)

Test Scores by grade

45%
70%
72%
40%
48%
65%
55%
83%
84%

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
  • Grayson County Public Schools average
  • Virginia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

67%
76%
70%
48%
54%
75%

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
  • Grayson County Public Schools average
  • Virginia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

72%
66%
73%
69%
63%
71%
56%
49%
69%
66%
69%
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
  • Grayson County Public Schools average
  • Virginia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

63%
62%
74%
87%
87%
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
  • Grayson County Public Schools average
  • Virginia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

80%
77%
75%
65%
55%
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
  • Grayson County Public Schools average
  • Virginia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Fries School is a public middle school in Fries. The principal of Fries School is Mrs. Elizabeth Brown. 261 students go to Fries School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic and Hispanic. 63% of the 261 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Fries School is 15:1. Galax Middle School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Football
  • P.E. classes
  • Track

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 97% 94%
Hispanic 3% 3%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 63% 55%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (4 years ago)

    This School would have a better rating if the principal was replaced this school is being held back due to a very poor principal.

  • (6 years ago)

    This is a wonderful school! It is full of highly skilled teachers and staff that are always prepared to help. Everyone is treated equal. Great great school. Definatley going to send my kids here!

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Overall score

(based on 4 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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