We just moved to Petersburg, VA and I love the area but the schools received such awful reviews. I met my children's teachers and they seem great, but I guess the students are not performing at a level to allow the schools to keep their accreditation. Since my oldest child is in Middle School, I would
... Read more like her to attend a school that would be helpful to her career as a student. I want her to go to a different school, but no one knows the policy for a transfer. If I had the money I would pay for her to go to a private school. Please help me. I just want to know if I have options. Read less
Posted by a parent on 07/30/13
Peabody is an old run down school. I thought that when I attended it in 1970. Now it is a very old run down school with fed up teachers and students who could care less. This building should have been closed many years ago!!! This schools shows that the city has schools and education at the bottom of
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Posted by a other on 05/16/11
this a very bad school. the kids horrible. vernon johns is worse. its getting better every 5 or so years. but the kids are disrespectful and dont want to be anything . the will to learn is very low and the teachers are very bad. most residents seem blind to what goes on there. but as a parent, PTA member
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Posted by a parent on 12/15/09
I think this school is a nice learning place for kids and it has a lot of nice teachers
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* 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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Petersburg schools — Peabody Middle School is located at 725 Wesley St, Petersburg VA 23803. 725 Wesley St is in the 23803 ZIP code in Petersburg, VA The school district for Peabody Middle School is the Petersburg City Public Schools. Peabody Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 7.
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