G R Edwards Middle School

G R Edwards Middle School serves 566 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
G R Edwards Middle School operates within the Nash-rocky Mount s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 566 students has declined by 22% over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 36% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 566 students
G R Edwards Middle School Total Students (1994-2014)
Gender % G R Edwards Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
G R Edwards Middle School Total Teachers (1994-2014)
Students by Grade G R Edwards Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 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 18:1 16:1
G R Edwards Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2014)
Hispanic
7%
15%
G R Edwards Middle School Black Students (1996-2014)
Black
63%
26%
G R Edwards Middle School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
27%
51%
G R Edwards Middle School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
3%
4%
G R Edwards 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.
0.53 0.45
G R Edwards Middle School Diversity Score (1994-2014)
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.
60%
47%
G R Edwards Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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.
9%
7%
G R Edwards Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Nash-rocky Mount s School District's student population of 16,007 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,652 in this district is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,868 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Nash-rocky Mount s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
29
1
Number of Students Managed 16,007 1,120
Nash-rocky Mount s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $154 MM $18 MM
Nash-rocky Mount s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $158 MM $18 MM
Nash-rocky Mount s School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $8,652 $10,864
Nash-rocky Mount s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $8,868 $10,591
Nash-rocky Mount 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 Rocky Mount High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Rocky Mount Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Williford Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • Rocky MountWilliford Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 430 students
    0.7 miles
    801 Williford St
    Rocky MountNC 27803
    (252)937-9030
    0.7KG-5430
  • Rocky MountRocky Mount Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 436 students
    0.9 miles
    841 Nash St
    Rocky MountNC 27804
    (252)462-2010
    0.96-8436
  • Rocky MountRocky Mount High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1310 students
    1 miles
    1400 Bethlehem Rd
    Rocky MountNC 27803
    (252)937-9050
    19-121310
  • Rocky MountEnglewood Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 530 students
    2.1 miles
    101 South Englewood Dr
    Rocky MountNC 27804
    (252)462-2501
    2.13-5530
  • Rocky MountO R Pope Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 275 students
    2.1 miles
    226 Coleman Ave
    Rocky MountNC 27801
    (252)451-2885
    2.1KG-5275

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