Fort Chiswell Middle School

101 Pioneer Trail, Max Meadows, VA 24360
(276) 637-4400
3

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-8 376 students 18 students/teacher (VA avg is 17)

Test Scores by grade

74%
74%
73%
88%
83%
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
  • Wythe County Public Schools average
  • Virginia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

80%
74%
76%
20%
17%
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
  • Wythe County Public Schools average
  • Virginia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

55%
59%
71%
58%
61%
70%
54%
61%
67%
57%
68%
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
  • Wythe County Public Schools average
  • Virginia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

70%
71%
72%
58%
63%
70%
62%
67%
72%
57%
76%
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.
87%
82%
79%
80%
81%
86%

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
  • Wythe County Public Schools average
  • Virginia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Fort Chiswell Middle School is a public middle school in Max Meadows. The principal of Fort Chiswell Middle School is Mrs. Rebecca C. James. 376 students attend Fort Chiswell Middle School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Multiracial. 51% of the 376 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Fort Chiswell Middle School is 18:1. Covenant Christian Academy is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Ceramics sculpture
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting
  • Photography
  • Theater drama
  • Video film production

Languages Taught

  • French
  • Spanish

Sports

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

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 97% 92%
Black, non-Hispanic 1% 5%
Multiracial 0.8% 1%
Hispanic 0.5% 2%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.3% 1%
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 51% 49%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    i been to fort chiswell and the dress code is not for teen aged kids they mite as well just wear underwear how short there shorts come up that make this school so bad and this is why i moved my kid in to carroll county high school

  • (6 years ago)

    This school puts the children first. The teachers volunteer to be mentors to students who are identified as at risk. The PTO is dedicated to the students teachers and community. A great place to send your children.

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Overall score

(based on 7 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
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