Neal Middle School

Neal Middle School serves 882 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Neal Middle School operates within the Durham School District.

School Overview

The student population of 882 students has grown by 42% over five years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has grown by 47% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 882 students
Neal Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Neal Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 59 teachers
Neal Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Neal Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is less 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 15:1 16:1
Neal Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
32%
15%
Neal Middle School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
60%
26%
Neal Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
6%
51%
Neal Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Neal 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.
0.54 0.65
Neal 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.
80%
47%
Neal 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.
4%
7%
Neal Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Durham School District's student population of 33,349 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $13,218 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 25% over four years.
School District Name Durham School District
Number of Schools
Managed
56
1
Number of Students Managed 33,349 834
Durham School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $429 MM n/a
Durham School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $355 MM n/a
Durham School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $13,218 n/a
Durham School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,944 n/a
Durham 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 Southern School Of Energy And Sustainabi (3.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wg Pearson Magnet Middle School (6.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oak Grove Elementary School (2.2 miles away)
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