Potomac Middle School



Potomac Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Potomac Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 367
7 391
8 435
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Potomac Middle School is a public elementary school located in Dumfries, VA in the Prince William County Public Schools. It enrolls 1,193 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 16.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,193
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16:1
Full Time Teachers: 74.67

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Potomac Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 639
(54%)
31,378
(51%)
 Female 554
(46%)
29,855
(49%)

Potomac Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 569
(48%)
12,381
(20%)
 Hispanic 305
(26%)
20,321
(33%)
 White 150
(13%)
19,448
(32%)
 Asian 101
(8%)
5,014
(8%)
 Two or More 62
(5%)
3,793
(6%)
 American Indian 5
(0%)
136
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
140
(0%)

Potomac Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 566
(47%)
35,638
(58%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 495
(41%)
20,870
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 132
(11%)
4,725
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Potomac Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (52.6%) is slightly higher than the state average of 44.7%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Potomac Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 N/A
2006 918
2007 997
2008 1030
2009 1065
2010 1100
2011 1108
2012 1122
2013 1156
2014 1186
2015 1193

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 N/A
2006 13.6
2007 20.5
2008 21.1
2009 19.5
2010 20.2
2011 18.3
2012 19.4
2013 17.3
2014 18.2
2015 16

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005
2006 0.44771241830065
2007 0.39919759277833
2008 0.4126213592233
2009 0.46948356807512
2010 0.44454545454545
2011 0.46570397111913
2012 0.46613190730838
2013 0.49480968858131
2014 0.48819561551433
2015 0.52556580050293

Compare Potomac Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,413.6% 14.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,600.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.7%
 
This School 52.6%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Potomac Middle School
Dumfries, VA
Public 06 - 08 1,193 16:1  
Mary Williams Elementary
Dumfries, VA
Public PK - 05 984 17.5:1 1 miles
River Oaks Elementary
Woodbridge, VA
Public PK - 05 801 16.7:1 1 miles
Fannie W. Fitzgerald Elementary
Woodbridge, VA
Public PK - 05 867 17:1 2 miles
Swans Creek Elementary
Dumfries, VA
Public PK - 05 754 16.3:1 2 miles
Leesylvania Elementary
Woodbridge, VA
Public PK - 05 806 15.7:1 2 miles
Neabsco Elementary
Woodbridge, VA
Public PK - 05 573 14.6:1 3 miles
John F. Pattie Senior Elementary
Dumfries, VA
Public PK - 05 715 19.2:1 3 miles
Dumfries Elementary
Dumfries, VA
Public PK - 05 562 15.1:1 3 miles
Mary G. Porter Traditional
Woodbridge, VA
Public 01 - 08 685 17.4:1 3 miles
Star Bethlehem Christian Academy
Triangle, VA
Private PK - 03 66 4:1 4 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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