Buford Middle School

617 9th St Sw, Charlottesville, VA 22903 | (434) 245-2411
  • Grades: 7-8
  • Student Enrollment: 495
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  • Mailing Address: 617 9th Street Sw, Charlottesville, VA 22903
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 495
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 35.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 235 (47.5%)
  • Females: 239 (48.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 37 (7.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 240 (48.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 277 (56.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Buford Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black24649.7%
Asian234.6%
Hispanic204.0%
White18537.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Buford Middle School
  Number Percent
7th Grade24449.3%
8th Grade25150.7%
Source: VA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Buford Middle School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on SOL state exams in the following subjects:
  • Algebra I
  • English Reading
  • Geometry
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Writing

SOL - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Reading Test
201080.0%79.0%89.0%
200988.0%87.0%88.0%
200882.0%81.0%86.0%
 
Mathematics Test
201065.0%63.0%75.0%
200956.0%55.0%71.0%
200870.0%68.0%65.0%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Reading Test
201085.0%84.0%90.0%
200982.0%79.0%87.0%
200870.0%67.0%83.0%
 
Mathematics Test
201076.0%74.0%87.0%
200973.0%66.0%85.0%
200880.0%74.0%83.0%
 
Science Test
201079.0%79.0%92.0%
200982.0%82.0%90.0%
200875.0%74.0%90.0%
 
Writing Test
201088.0%88.0%91.0%
200982.0%81.0%89.0%
200876.0%75.0%87.0%
 

End-of-Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Algebra I Test
2010100.0%85.0%94.0%
2009100.0%88.0%94.0%
2008100.0%88.0%93.0%
 
Geometry Test
2010100.0%83.0%88.0%
2009100.0%75.0%87.0%
2008100.0%77.0%87.0%
 
Source: VA Department of Education 2009-2010

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