Belmont Middle School

Belmont Middle School serves 762 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Belmont Middle School operates within the Gaston County s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 762 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 762 students
Belmont Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Belmont Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Belmont Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Belmont Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less 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 20:1 16:1
Belmont Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
2%
3%
Belmont Middle School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
7%
15%
Belmont Middle School Black Students (1995-2014)
Black
7%
26%
Belmont Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
80%
51%
Belmont Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Belmont Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.35 0.45
Belmont Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
33%
47%
Belmont Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
5%
7%
Belmont Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Gaston County s School District's student population of 31,256 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,010 in this district is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,703 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Gaston County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
56
1
Number of Students Managed 31,256 834
Gaston County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $292 MM $18 MM
Gaston County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $282 MM $18 MM
Gaston County s School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $9,010 $10,864
Gaston County s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $8,703 $10,591
Gaston County s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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 Stuart W Cramer High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Stuart W Cramer High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Belmont Central Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BelmontBelmont Central Elementary School
    Grades: 2-5 | 683 students
    0.4 miles
    310 Eagle Rd
    BelmontNC 28012
    (704)825-8479
    0.42-5683
  • BelmontJ B Page Primary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 348 students
    0.7 miles
    215 Ewing Dr
    BelmontNC 28012
    (704)825-2614
    0.7PK-1348
  • BelmontStuart W Cramer High School
    Grades: 9-10 | 526 students
    1.3 miles
    101 Lakewood Rd
    BelmontNC 28012
    (704)824-7601
    1.39-10526
  • BelmontSouth Point High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1114 students
    1.4 miles
    906 South Point Rd
    BelmontNC 28012
    (704)825-3351
    1.49-121114
  • Mc AdenvilleMcadenville Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 156 students
    2.1 miles
    275 East Weslyan Dr
    Mc AdenvilleNC 28101
    (704)824-2236
    2.1KG-5156

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