Mac Williams Middle School

Mac Williams Middle School serves 1,221 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Mac Williams Middle School operates within the Cumberland County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 1221 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 73 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,221 students
Mac Williams Middle School Total Students (1997-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 73 teachers
Mac Williams Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1997-2012)
Students by Grade Mac Williams Middle School Students 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 0.59 is less than the state average of 0.89. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Mac Williams Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1997-2012)
American Indian
3%
1%
Mac Williams Middle School American Indian (1997-2012)
Asian
n/a
2%
Mac Williams Middle School Asian (1997-2012)
Hispanic
5%
13%
Mac Williams Middle School Hispanic (1997-2012)
Black
28%
27%
Mac Williams Middle School Black (1997-2012)
White
57%
52%
Mac Williams Middle School White (1997-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Mac Williams Middle School Sch Ethnicity Mac Williams Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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 0.89
Mac Williams Middle School Diversity Score (1997-2012)
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.
42%
45%
Mac Williams Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2012)
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%
8%
Mac Williams Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 53,538 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Cumberland County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
86
4
Number of Students Managed 53,538 1,206
Cumberland County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $474 MM n/a
Cumberland County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $506 MM n/a
Cumberland County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,738 $0
Cumberland County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,317 $0
Cumberland County s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Cape Fear High School (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Cumberland International Early Collegehs (7.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sunnyside Elementary School (1.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Fayetteville Cape Fear High School
    4762 Clinton Rd
    Fayetteville , NC , 28301
    (910)483-0191
    0.2  mi  |  1575  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Fayetteville Sunnyside Elementary School
    3876 Sunnyside School Rd
    Fayetteville , NC , 28301
    (910)483-4319
    1.8  mi  |  363  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Fayetteville J W Seabrook Elementary School
    4619 Nc Hwy 210 South
    Fayetteville , NC , 28301
    (910)323-2930
    3.5  mi  |  295  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Fayetteville Armstrong Elementary School
    3395 Dunn Rd
    Fayetteville , NC , 28301
    (910)483-2425
    4  mi  |  449  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Stedman Stedman Elementary School
    7370 Clinton Rd Hwy 24
    Stedman , NC , 28391
    (910)483-3886
    4.3  mi  |  282  students  |  Gr.  2-5

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Did You Know?
Fayetteville, NC public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.48, which is higher than the North Carolina average of 0.46. The most diverse school in Fayetteville is Sherwood Park Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.