Gray's Creek Middle School

Gray's Creek Middle School serves 999 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Gray's Creek Middle School operates within the Cumberland County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 999 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 999 students
Gray
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 59 teachers
Gray
Students by Grade Gray

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 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 17:1 14:1
Gray
American Indian
3%
1%
Gray
Hispanic
8%
14%
Gray
Black
24%
27%
Gray
White
59%
52%
Gray
Two or more races
6%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Gray Public School Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.59 0.45
Gray
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.
37%
47%
Gray
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.
7%
7%
Gray

District Comparison

The district's student population of 52,725 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Cumberland County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
88
1
Number of Students Managed 52,725 1,330
Cumberland County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $474 MM $19 MM
District Spending $506 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,738 $11,105
Cumberland County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,317 $10,880
Cumberland County s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Gray's Creek High School (3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hope Mills Middle School (6.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gray's Creek Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Hope MillsGray's Creek Elementary School
    2964 School Rd
    Hope MillsNC 28348
    (910)483-3352
    0 mi | 424 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • FayettevilleAlderman Road Elementary School
    2860 Alderman Rd
    FayettevilleNC 28306
    (910)321-0398
    0.5 mi | 641 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Hope MillsGray's Creek High School
    5301 Celebration Dr
    Hope MillsNC 28348
    (910)424-8589
    3 mi | 1234 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Hope MillsGallberry Farm Elementary School
    8019 Byerly Dr
    Hope MillsNC 28348
    (910)424-1490
    3.3 mi | 843 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Tar HeelPlain View Primary
    1963 Chicken Foot Rd
    Tar HeelNC 28392
    (910)862-2371
    4.7 mi | 187 students | Gr. PK-4                      

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