Churchland Middle School

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4051 River Shore Rd

Portsmouth, VA 23703

(757) 686-2512

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Grades: 7 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,000

Students Per Teacher: 12

Parent Reviews

13 Parent Reviews for Churchland Middle School

First thing you should know, this school does not teach science in the seventh grade! There is no SOL for it. When I called to discuss why, the answer I received was they are following district! This is the only city in hampton roads to not be STEM focused. We are active duty military and relocate in ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/22/14

this school is filled with bullies and judgemental people the teachers are great but the students that go there are just so mean

Posted by a other on 06/17/14

This is my daughters first year at Churchland Middle School. The school seems o.k, but there are a few areas where I feel that CMS can improve. We moved to Portsmouth this year from Norfolk. It seems like Portsmouth Public Schools as a whole are still in the stone ages. In Norfolk I was able to get ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/19/12

My daughter came from an advanced program in our old hometown to this school. They didn't even bother looking at her transcript before putting her in all regular classes. I noticed right away and asked if they had any classes for her that were comparable. The guidance counselor said all they had was ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/08/11

Churchland Middle School is great. If it was a horrible school my mother would not allow me to attend it. At Chms we learn a lot, we also have a great amount of students who pass classes with flying colors. We also have a new prinicipal who cares about the percentage rate of passing. The teachers try ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 08/31/10

Churchland middle school is amasing! the only thing that people cant get over that it is in portsmouth. I've had amasing teachers and they pushed me to the point to be a strong student. Things have changed a lot and were now number 1! All of the preveious reviews were from the principles who were horrible ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 07/23/10

I caution all parents who read these reviews to understand that the testing data used for the ratings does not show the full picture. Several of the Standards of Learning scores which were above average were excluded from the data used for rating purposes. Churchland Middle has several new administrators ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 04/02/10

I came to the Churchland in 3rd grade. Now I'm an 8th grader at Churchland MIddle School and I am really disapointed with it. When you imagine going to middle you think of having more privalages and choices. That is not the case. The principle is horrible and she does nothing about the real problems ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 03/23/08

When we go back i will be a 8th grader at CMS and i love this school its fun,and i learn a lot of helpful information as a Voyager.I would so recommend people to CMS.

Posted by a student on 07/05/06

I'm an 8th grader at CHMS and I think the teachers are overworked and don't get much pay.There isnt alot of security in the school.There are not enough textbooks and the ones we have are old and out of date. There are alot of fights (at least 3 everyday) and the priciples don't do anything but take some ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 05/24/06

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Test scores
Test scores for Churchland Middle School

SOL* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Churchland Middle School
Portsmouth 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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Portsmouth schools — Churchland Middle School is located at 4051 River Shore Rd, Portsmouth VA 23703. 4051 River Shore Rd is in the 23703 ZIP code in Portsmouth, VA The school district for Churchland Middle School is the Portsmouth Public Schools. Churchland Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 7 - 8.
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