Douglas Byrd Middle School

Douglas Byrd Middle School serves 726 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Douglas Byrd Middle School operates within the Cumberland County s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 726 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 726 students
Douglas Byrd Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Douglas Byrd Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Douglas Byrd Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Douglas Byrd Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 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 13:1 16:1
Douglas Byrd Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
2%
1%
Douglas Byrd Middle School American Indian Students (1990-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Douglas Byrd Middle School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
12%
15%
Douglas Byrd Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
55%
26%
Douglas Byrd Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
22%
51%
Douglas Byrd Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
8%
4%
Douglas Byrd 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.
0.63 0.45
Douglas Byrd 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.
74%
47%
Douglas Byrd Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
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.
10%
7%
Douglas Byrd Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Cumberland County s School District's student population of 51,471 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,023 in this district is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,619 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name Cumberland County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
88
1
Number of Students Managed 51,471 1,120
Cumberland County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $532 MM $18 MM
Cumberland County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $510 MM $18 MM
Cumberland County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,023 $10,864
Cumberland County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,619 $10,591
Cumberland County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Douglas Byrd High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ireland Drive Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mary Mcarthur Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • FayettevilleIreland Drive Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 358 students
    0.1 miles
    1606 Ireland Dr
    FayettevilleNC 28304
    (910)483-4037
    0.16-8358
  • FayettevilleDouglas Byrd High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1173 students
    0.3 miles
    1624 Ireland Dr
    FayettevilleNC 28304
    (910)484-8121
    0.39-121173
  • FayettevilleMary Mcarthur Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 413 students
    0.7 miles
    3809 Village Dr
    FayettevilleNC 28304
    (910)424-2206
    0.7PK-5413
  • FayettevilleWilliam H Owen Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 465 students
    0.7 miles
    4533 Raeford Rd
    FayettevilleNC 28304
    (910)425-6163
    0.7PK-5465
  • FayettevilleJ W Coon Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 237 students
    0.8 miles
    913 Hope Mills Rd
    FayettevilleNC 28304
    (910)425-6141
    0.8PK-5237

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