Alexander Graham Middle School

Alexander Graham Middle School serves 1,448 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Alexander Graham Middle School operates within the Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1448 students has grown by 28% over five years.
The teacher population of 76 teachers has grown by 22% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,448 students
Alexander Graham Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Alexander Graham Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 76 teachers
Alexander Graham Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Alexander Graham Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
Alexander Graham Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
2%
3%
Alexander Graham Middle School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
9%
15%
Alexander Graham Middle School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
28%
26%
Alexander Graham Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
59%
51%
Alexander Graham Middle School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Alexander Graham Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Alexander Graham Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.57 0.45
Alexander Graham Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
31%
47%
Alexander Graham Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
7%
Alexander Graham Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 142,991 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $16,770 is higher than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 82% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,169 is higher than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
165
1
Number of Students Managed 142,991 1,120
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $2,297 MM $18 MM
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $1,530 MM $18 MM
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $16,770 $10,864
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,169 $10,591
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Myers Park High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Randolph Middle School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Eastover Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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    0.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 464 students500 Cherokee Rd
    CharlotteNC 28207
    (980)343-5505
    0.2PK-5464
  • CharlotteSelwyn Elementary School
    0.2 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 834 students2840 Colony Rd
    CharlotteNC 28211
    (980)343-5835
    0.2KG-5834
  • CharlotteMyers Park High School
    0.5 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 2775 students2400 Colony Rd
    CharlotteNC 28209
    (980)343-5800
    0.59-122775
  • Charlotte Park Road Montessori
    Magnet School
    1.3 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 436 students3701 Haven Dr
    CharlotteNC 28209
    (980)343-5830
    1.3PK-6436
  • CharlotteSharon Elementary School
    1.3 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 811 students4330 Foxcroft Rd
    CharlotteNC 28211
    (980)343-6725
    1.3KG-5811

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