South View Middle School

South View Middle School serves 786 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
South View Middle School operates within the Cumberland County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 786 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 786 students
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 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 15:1 14:1
American Indian
2%
1%
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
12%
14%
Black
53%
27%
White
24%
52%
Two or more races
8%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.65 0.45
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.
58%
47%
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.
8%
7%

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
District Total Revenue $474 MM $19 MM
District Spending $506 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,738 $11,105
District Spending / Student $9,317 $10,880
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 South View High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hope Mills Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ed V Baldwin Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Hope MillsSouth View High School
    4184 Elk Rd
    Hope MillsNC 28348
    (910)425-8181
    0.2 mi | 1789 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Hope MillsEd V Baldwin Elementary School
    4441 Legion Rd
    Hope MillsNC 28348
    (910)424-0145
    0.4 mi | 741 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Hope MillsHope Mills Middle School
    4975 Cameron Rd
    Hope MillsNC 28348
    (910)425-5106
    1.2 mi | 694 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Hope MillsRockfish Elementary School
    5763 Rockfish Rd
    Hope MillsNC 28348
    (910)424-5313
    1.7 mi | 758 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • FayettevilleElizabeth M Cashwell Elementary School
    1 Negative Reviews
    2970 Legion Rd
    FayettevilleNC 28306
    (910)424-2312
    1.9 mi | 729 students | Gr. PK-5                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended September 15, 2008 - Southview Middle school, is a great school. It is a multiple intelligence school. The teachers are very supportive as far as extra-curricular activities such as, band, orchestra, track, soccer, pep squad, etc. The school's principal Mrs.Dusty Tatum, is an excellent principal! As a student at Southview Middle school, I would highly recommend Southview as a school you would want to have your student to attend. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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