Smithfield Middle School

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14175 Turner Dr

Smithfield, VA 23430

(757) 365-4100

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Grades: 7 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 623

Students Per Teacher: 12

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Smithfield Middle School

If you are a military family looking to move to the Carrollton/Smithfield area be cautious of this school. While the teachers here are wonderful and the classroom sizes are small (about 20-22 students per class) the kids that attend this school are very racist (reverse racism) and disrespectful! Some ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/10/15

I grew up in the Smithfield school system and the only thing that has changed is the SOL system; which I'm not a fan of. The teachers claim that the reason why my son has no books to bring home is because the content doesn't follow the SOL criteria. Instead of bringing home books to follow he brings ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/27/13

My son currently attends SMS and we have been very pleased with this school. It's a small town, and most of the kids are nice--the school is VERY safe I never worry about sending my son here. The school is very strict about bullying-zero tolerance. The teachers are great, they continuously challenge ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/06/10

If I had to chose any school in the county, I would definitly chose Smithfield Middle. The environment and the quality of instruction is unbelievable.

Posted by a parent on 05/29/08

Overall: an average academic school, safe and friendly environment for students. I dislike Virginia's SOL as it drives the teacher's ciriculum and find subjects like reading receive less attention. In addition, Isle of Wight needs to evaluate their criteria for gifted programs as top students from ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/22/04

Smithfield Middle is ok. But the food price is horrible! The food is always cold! Take it from me ( a 12 yr old student) But I love going to school every day now since I've been at SMS

Posted by a student on 04/21/04

My son has been going to SMS for 3 yrs. From sixth to eigth grade. The overall staus isn't great quality what so ever. I have had many problems and I'm not impressed by the school.

Posted by a parent on 01/22/04

My daughter has attended Smithfield Middle for 2 yrs now and we couldn't ask for a more involved school, principals, teachers, staff, everybody is so wonderful [with] great attitudes that reflect on our children. [Here s] to another great year [at a] #1 school!

Posted by a parent on 08/26/03

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Test scores for Smithfield Middle School

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Test Year: 2012
Smithfield Middle School
Isle Of Wight Co 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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Smithfield schools — Smithfield Middle School is located at 14175 Turner Dr, Smithfield VA 23430. 14175 Turner Dr is in the 23430 ZIP code in Smithfield, VA The school district for Smithfield Middle School is the Isle Of Wight Co Public Schools. Smithfield Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 7 - 8.
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