PROFICIENCY 74% 5% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
79%CHARLOTTESVILLE CTY PBLC SCHS
90%Charlottesville
78%Virginia

Buford Middle School is a school servicing grades 7 to 8 and is located in the district of "CHARLOTTESVILLE CTY PBLC SCHS" in Charlottesville, VA. There are a total of 509 students and 45 teachers at Buford Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 12 to 1. There are a total of 241 free lunch students and 38 reduced lunch students.

Buford Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 74.0%, which is 5% lower than the Virginia average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students509
Teachers45.11
Student/Teacher ratio12:1
Free lunch241
Reduced lunch38

 

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 Buford 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
All73%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
745-49%
870-74%
High School>= 95%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All75%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
775-79%
870-74%
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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Buford Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictVirginiaNational
Caucasian 39.4% 41.1% 52.2% 51.1%
African American 40.7% 36.6% 23.2% 15.9%
Asian 5.2% 6.7% 6.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 10.2% 9.8% 13.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.3% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.6% 5.5% 4.5% 3.1%

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Albemarle County Community Public Charter35%1.1Charlottesville, VA
Jackson P Burley Middle School80%1.1Charlottesville, VA
Murray High72%1.3Charlottesville, VA
Clark Elementary75%1.3Charlottesville, VA
Blue Ridge Juvenile Detention Home25%1.5Charlottesville, VA
Monticello High77%2.0Charlottesville, VA
Burnley-moran Elementary77%2.0Charlottesville, VA
Walker Upper Elementary75%2.0Charlottesville, VA
Paul H Cale Elementary65%2.1Charlottesville, VA

Charlottesville demographics profile

StatisticCharlottesvilleVirginiaNational
Population45,5388,310,301318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)4,44519191
Median age30.337.837.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)36%57%55%
Speak English85%84%79%
Speak Spanish5%7%13%

Education level achieved in Charlottesville

IndexCharlottesvilleVirginiaNational
Completed 8th grade87.6%85.9%84.3%
Completed high school86.6%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college68.7%64.1%59.4%
Completed associate degree54.0%44.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors50.0%36.9%30.3%
Completed masters26.4%15.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree11.7%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate5.4%1.7%1.3%
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Source: The Buford Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.