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About This School

Cave Spring Middle School is a public middle school in Roanoke. The principal of Cave Spring Middle School is Mr. Steve Boyer. 718 students attend Cave Spring Middle School and identify as White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 16% of the 718 students here get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Cave Spring Middle School is 21:1. Hidden Valley Middle School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular Activities

  • Arts

    • Band
    • Chorus
    • Computer arts
    • Drawing painting
    • Photography
    • Theater drama
  • Languages Taught

    • French
    • German
    • Latin
    • Spanish
  • Sports

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

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 89% 87%
Black, non-Hispanic 5% 6%
Asian/Pacific Islander 4% 4%
Hispanic 2% 2%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 16% 19%

Community Rating & Reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    This school is wonderful! It has now been completely rebuilt. (Old buillding torn down and new one built) Nothing from the old building was brought into the new one. Bright beautiful classrooms. Brand new computers active boards etc. The staff and teachers are great for the most part. I am a parent with my second child now attending and I have had only one complaint in 3 years. My children have done exceptionally well here both academically and socially.

  • (1 year ago)

    This school is terrible. If your child has ANY special needs (adhd any learning disabilities etc) do not send them here. They will not get the support they need and be treated like something no one wants to deal with. My son is in 7th grade was in honors last year at his old school and is almost failing this year from the lack of support. Everything is a fight to get the child what they need here. My son will not go back to this school. He also says the kids are snobby and gets bullied quite a bit. Horrible horrible school!

  • (1 year ago)

    My child's experence here was AWFULL she was bullyed evreyday and the guidence department would not do a thing about it the staff is very lazy (with a few exceptions) beacause of this experince my child is now in a privite school.

  • (4 years ago)

    I'm a student here and it's AWESOME!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!. The education is good and the teachers are more like friends then teachers. We have SOOO much fun.!!!It's great!!!!!!!! )))

  • (4 years ago)

    This school is pretty good. Excellent guidance department. If there is any bullying it is quickly cracked down upon. Classes are fast paced and help the students get ready for college and beyond. The guidance department makes sure kids know their options in high school and how their actions will affect them in the future. Excellent band. If compared to other bands this would be on top. Only bad thing is that the buildings are not the newest in the world and due to lack of funding the materials are outdated. But new computers have been installed but the laptops are more of a nuisance then a help. Sports are okay. Strongest teams are Soccer basketball and wrestling.

  • (4 years ago)

    I am a student here!!!!!!!!! I love it so much!!!!!!! This school has helped me reach my full potential!!!!!!!!!!!! The equipment is a little outdated but it works. The teachers are so awesome!!!!

  • (4 years ago)

    The less than stellar equipment texts and support material would be a result of the county priorities rather than the school. The teachers do an excellent job with what they are given. This school has extremely high standards and expectations of the students. For my child it was a little too high and sometimes debilitating as he couldn't always measure up but overall a great school!

  • (5 years ago)

    I find this school to be great for education but very dated with equipment security text books and all support material. I find it funny on back to school night they would like you to bring in a ream of paper to help supply the school for the year. Lack of funding? Overall this is a great school with dedicated staff and teachers but is very dated

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