PROFICIENCY 92% 16% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #6 of 146 in Richmond
  • Ranked #13 of 2530 in Virginia
Proficiency Averages
68%Richmond
79%Virginia

Pocahontas Middle is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "Henrico County Public Schools" in Richmond, VA. There are a total of 979 students and 51 teachers at Pocahontas Middle, for a student to teacher ratio of 20 to 1.

Pocahontas Middle has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 92.0%, which is 16% higher than the Virginia average.

Pocahontas Middle location

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students979
Teachers51
Student/Teacher ratio20:1

 

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 Pocahontas Middle, 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
All95%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
697%
794%
895%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All89%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
689%
790%
889%
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.

Pocahontas Middle race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictVirginiaNational
White 73.8% 41.5% 52.3% 51.1%
Black 10.9% 38.5% 23.1% 15.9%
Asian 6.2% 8.4% 6.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 4.8% 7.5% 13.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.3% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 3.8% 3.6% 4.5% 3.1%

Richmond demographics profile

StatisticRichmondVirginiaNational
Population216,7738,535,519328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)3,61821891
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 Pocahontas Middle data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.