Buford Middle School

Serves grades 7 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1000 Cherry Avenue
Charlottesville, VA 22903
Phone
(434) 245-2411
District
CHARLOTTESVILLE CTY PBLC SCHS
County
CHARLOTTESVILLE CITY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
505
Classroom Teachers
49

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Virginia

2

(10 is best)

Better than 10.3% of VA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

Buford Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 59 74
Proficiency in Reading 75 81
Proficiency in Math 43 67

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 63 73
Proficiency in Reading 64 77
Proficiency in Math 62.0 70

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 10.40
AVG FOR DISTRICT 12.09
AVG FOR STATE 15.14
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 253 50.1%
Grade 8 252 49.9%
Total 505 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 39.6% 41.9% 52.5%
Black 36.2% 38.1% 23.9%
Hispanic 15.8% 13.0% 16.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 8.4% 6.8% 7.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.2% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 51.5% 53.8% 40.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 47.5% 50.1% 34.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.0% 3.7% 5.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 46,487 8,470,020
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 4,537.6 211
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.5% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 15.2% 19.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 48.1% 34.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD 20.8% 26.7%
65 OR OLDER 10.4% 14.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 18,408 3,105,636
Single Parent Households With Children 8.9% 10.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.5% 89.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 51.4% 37.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 12.2% 17.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.7% 16.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.5% 12.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.7% 17.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.4% 15.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.2% 11.6%
$15,000 or less 16.4% 9.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,885 $43,266,645 56.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $810 $3,545,370 4.6%
Staff $1,215 $5,318,055 6.9%
General Administration $478 $2,092,206 2.7%
School Administration $823 $3,602,271 4.7%
Operation $1,518 $6,644,286 8.6%
Transportation $572 $2,503,644 3.2%
Other $449 $1,965,273 2.5%
Total Support $5,866 $25,675,482 33.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,861 $8,145,597 10.6%
Total Expenditures $17,612 $77,087,724 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,947 $8,940,333,026 54.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $580 $746,312,869 4.5%
Staff $757 $973,754,325 5.9%
General Administration $184 $236,334,291 1.4%
School Administration $675 $869,003,324 5.3%
Operation $1,041 $1,340,300,367 8.1%
Transportation $592 $762,015,928 4.6%
Other $183 $235,585,342 1.4%
Total Support $4,012 $5,163,813,476 31.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,823 $2,346,853,937 14.3%
Total Expenditures $12,782 $16,450,936,472 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%