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6308 Catharpin Rd

Gainesville, VA 20155

(703) 753-9969

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,100

Students Per Teacher: 11

Parent Reviews

14 Parent Reviews for Bull Run Middle School

Bull Run is a decent school in a nice area of Northern Virginia. We've been here for one year and I purposely waited until near the end of school to submit a review. The teachers and administrators are in many respects doing good work with the students but they're really limited in what they can do ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/14/12

Biggest Middle School in the state of Virginia. The school is over capacity by 700 kids. The building is so packed kids are in portable classrooms outside. the teachers are good but have way to many students to properly teach. Because of the large population the teachers have to be very rigid and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/14/11

Much too rigid in administration of discipline. Like many schools facing the political pressures of helicopter parents, the administration is too quick to punish or ostracize students with behavior and learning problems. The school appears to be striving to be an "exam school" rather than the neighborhood ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 02/08/11

Wonderful front office staff and caring teachers! We are a military family and move frequently. The staff made us feel very welcome and made it easy for me to volunteer at the school. My son's teachers have been very involved with his learning (advanced math especially) and the technology at the school ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/09/11

My child has received an excellent education at this school. The teachers, administrators and staff all put the student's education and welfare first. Many after school activities for students and a wonderful teaching staff are always available to students. Thanks for all you do!

Posted by a parent on 11/07/10

Excellent new principal, Excellent Front Office Staff and Excellent Teachers! Like all schools there are challenges but this school unlike others in the area rises to meet them. The staff are very involved and caring. They are excellent communicators and creative educators! They are very teen friendly ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/22/10

I think its a great way to share your way of learning and just being a teen not a child nor an adult but a teen that means teachers understand us more. =)

Posted by a student on 10/17/09

Our daughter has some learning deficits and we initially had her attending another school in the county where she was accepted and we were thrilled. However, after two months at this school we pulled her out and put her in Bull Run Middle School. The reason we did this was because of the complete lack ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/24/09

im now in 8th grade and have loved all 3 years at bull run. the sports programs are great and the teachers are friendly and know what they're talking about. bull run chorus is great as well

Posted by a student on 09/11/08

this school is awsome in every way. all the teachers are teen cool and have all the right stuff. im an 8th grader and know what im talking about

Posted by a student on 08/29/08

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Test scores
Test scores for Bull Run Middle School

SOL* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Bull Run Middle School
Prince William County Public Schools
* In 2011-2012 Virginia used the Standards of Learning (SOL) tests to assess students in reading, math, and history/social science in grades 3 through 8, in writing in grades 5 and 8, and in science in grades in 3, 5 and 8. The SOL tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Virginia. The goal is for all students to pass the tests.

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Gainesville schools — Bull Run Middle School is located at 6308 Catharpin Rd, Gainesville VA 20155. 6308 Catharpin Rd is in the 20155 ZIP code in Gainesville, VA The school district for Bull Run Middle School is the Prince William County Public Schools. Bull Run Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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