PROFICIENCY 32% 59% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
61%RICHMOND CITY PBLC SCHS
82%Richmond
78%Virginia

Henderson Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "RICHMOND CITY PBLC SCHS" in Richmond, VA. There are a total of 495 students and 39 teachers at Henderson Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 13 to 1. There are a total of 477 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Henderson Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 31.5%, which is 59% lower than the Virginia average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students495
Teachers39.1
Student/Teacher ratio13:1
Free lunch477
Reduced lunch0

 

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 Henderson 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
All26%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
620-24%
725-29%
820-24%
High School>= 50%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All37%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
635-39%
740-44%
835-39%
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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Henderson Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictVirginiaNational
Caucasian 3.3% 9.7% 52.2% 51.1%
African American 94.9% 78.1% 23.2% 15.9%
Asian 0.3% 0.8% 6.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 0.7% 9.8% 13.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.2% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.7% 1.3% 4.5% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
John Marshall High77%0.1Richmond, VA
Ginter Park Elementary65%0.6Richmond, VA
Henrico High76%1.0Richmond, VA
Laburnum Elementary55%1.0Richmond, VA
Linwood Holton Elementary70%1.1Richmond, VA
J.e.b. Stuart Elementary72%1.7Richmond, VA
Richmond Community High91%2.0Richmond, VA
Lakeside Elementary64%2.1Lakeside, VA
L. Douglas Wilder Middle School50%2.2Chamberlayne, VA
Chamberlayne Elementary72%2.5Chamberlayne, VA
Overby-sheppard Elementary50%2.5Richmond, VA
Thomas Jefferson High69%2.8Richmond, VA

Richmond demographics profile

StatisticRichmondVirginiaNational
Population216,7738,310,301318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)3,61819191
Median age33.237.837.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)34%57%55%
Speak English91%84%79%
Speak Spanish5%7%13%

Education level achieved in Richmond

IndexRichmondVirginiaNational
Completed 8th grade80.4%85.9%84.3%
Completed high school79.1%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college61.2%64.1%59.4%
Completed associate degree42.5%44.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors36.7%36.9%30.3%
Completed masters14.8%15.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.7%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.7%1.7%1.3%
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Source: The Henderson Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.