School Details

Gretna Middle School

201 Coffey Street, Gretna, VA 24557
(434) 656-2217
4

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-8 423 students 13 students/teacher (VA avg is 17)

Test Scores by grade

68%
70%
73%
82%
81%
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
  • Pittsylvania County Public Schools average
  • Virginia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

72%
75%
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
  • Pittsylvania County Public Schools average
  • Virginia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

65%
74%
71%
64%
71%
70%
54%
71%
67%
77%
75%
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
  • Pittsylvania County Public Schools average
  • Virginia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

69%
73%
72%
64%
68%
70%
68%
72%
72%
77%
78%
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.
91%
80%
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
  • Pittsylvania County Public Schools average
  • Virginia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Gretna Middle School is a public middle school in Long Island. The principal of Gretna Middle School is Ms. Vera F. Glass. 423 students attend Gretna Middle School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Multiracial. 62% of the 423 students here get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Gretna Middle School is 13:1. Hargrave Military Academy is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting

Languages Taught

  • French
  • Spanish

Sports

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

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 63% 70%
Black, non-Hispanic 33% 24%
Multiracial 2% 1%
Hispanic 2% 3%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.2% 0%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 62% 50%

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