PROFICIENCY 67% 14% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
69%NEWPORT NEWS CITY PBLC SCHS
68%Newport News
78%Virginia

Crittenden Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "NEWPORT NEWS CITY PBLC SCHS" in Newport News, VA. There are a total of 882 students and 55 teachers at Crittenden Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 514 free lunch students and 70 reduced lunch students.

Crittenden Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 66.5%, which is 14% lower than the Virginia average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students882
Teachers55.1
Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch514
Reduced lunch70

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Crittenden Middle School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All68%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
675-79%
725-29%
855-59%
High School80-84%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All65%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
657%
775-79%
860-64%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Crittenden Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictVirginiaNational
Caucasian 17.2% 27.0% 52.2% 51.1%
African American 71.2% 53.2% 23.2% 15.9%
Asian 2.6% 2.7% 6.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 6.5% 11.8% 13.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.4% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.3% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.3% 4.5% 4.5% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Carver Elementary57%0.1Newport News, VA
Tucker-capps Elementary82%0.7Hampton, VA
Hilton Elementary90%1.0Newport News, VA
Sedgefield Elementary58%1.1Newport News, VA
Alfred S. Forrest Elementary65%1.5Hampton, VA
Homer L. Hines Middle School61%1.6Newport News, VA
Heritage High65%1.7Newport News, VA
Jefferson Davis Middle School64%1.8Hampton, VA
George P Phenix Elementary82%1.9Hampton, VA
Achievable Dream Middle/high77%1.9Newport News, VA
Bethel High74%2.0Hampton, VA
Christopher C. Kraft Elementary72%2.3Hampton, VA

Newport News demographics profile

StatisticNewport NewsVirginiaNational
Population181,6068,310,301318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)2,62919191
Median age32.937.837.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)47%57%55%
Speak English89%84%79%
Speak Spanish5%7%13%

Education level achieved in Newport News

IndexNewport NewsVirginiaNational
Completed 8th grade85.6%85.9%84.3%
Completed high school84.8%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college61.4%64.1%59.4%
Completed associate degree34.1%44.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors24.7%36.9%30.3%
Completed masters9.6%15.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.0%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.9%1.7%1.3%
Source: The Crittenden Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.