East Wake Middle School

East Wake Middle School serves 927 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
East Wake Middle School operates within the Wake County s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 927 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 927 students
East Wake Middle School Total Students (1990-2014)
Gender % East Wake Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
East Wake Middle School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade East Wake Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 is more than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
East Wake Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1992-2014)
Hispanic
38%
15%
East Wake Middle School Black Students (1993-2014)
Black
41%
26%
East Wake Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
17%
51%
East Wake Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
4%
4%
East Wake 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.
0.66 0.65
East Wake Middle School Diversity Score (1990-2014)
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.
57%
47%
East Wake Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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%
East Wake Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Wake County s School District's student population of 153,534 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The revenue/student of $14,668 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 30% over four years.
School District Name Wake County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
171
1
Number of Students Managed 153,534 834
Wake County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $2,062 MM n/a
Wake County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $1,372 MM n/a
Wake County s School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $14,668 n/a
Wake County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,759 n/a
Wake County 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 Knightdale High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is River Oaks Middle School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Forestville Road Elementary School (1.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • KnightdaleForestville Road Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 697 students
    1.9 miles
    100 Lawson Ridge Rd
    KnightdaleNC 27545
    (919)266-8487
    1.9KG-5697
  • KnightdaleLockhart Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 723 students
    2 miles
    1320 North Smithfield Rd
    KnightdaleNC 27545
    (919)266-8525
    2KG-5723
  • KnightdaleKnightdale High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1635 students
    2.1 miles
    100 Bryan Chalk Ln
    KnightdaleNC 27545
    (919)217-5350
    2.19-121635
  • KnightdaleKnightdale Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 730 students
    3.4 miles
    109 Ridge St
    KnightdaleNC 27545
    (919)266-8540
    3.4KG-5730
  • RaleighRiver Oaks Middle SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: 6-8 | 59 students
    3.7 miles
    4700 New Bern Ave
    RaleighNC 27610
    (919)231-5600
    3.76-859

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