Seventy-first Classical Middle School

6830 Raeford Rd,

Fayetteville, NC, 28304-2629

Tel: (910)864-0092
Grades: 6-8

542 students

Seventy-first Classical Middle School serves 542 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Seventy-first Classical Middle School operates within the Cumberland County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 542 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 542 students
Seventy-first Classical Middle School Total Students (1997-2012)
Gender % 40% Male / 60%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Seventy-first Classical Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1997-2012)
Students by Grade Seventy-first Classical 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 0.72 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
Seventy-first Classical Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1997-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
2%
Seventy-first Classical Middle School Asian (1997-2012)
Hispanic
15%
13%
Seventy-first Classical Middle School Hispanic (1997-2012)
Black
42%
27%
Seventy-first Classical Middle School Black (1997-2012)
White
28%
52%
Seventy-first Classical Middle School White (1997-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Seventy-first Classical Middle School Sch Ethnicity Seventy-first Classical 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.
0.72 0.89
Seventy-first Classical 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.
27%
45%
Seventy-first Classical 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%
Seventy-first Classical Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 53,048 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 53,048 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 Seventy-first High School (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Lewis Chapel Middle School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Loyd E Auman Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Fayetteville Loyd E Auman Elementary School
    6882 Raeford Rd
    Fayetteville , NC , 28304
    (910)868-8153
    0.1  mi  |  595  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Fayetteville Seventy-first High School
    6764 Raeford Rd
    Fayetteville , NC , 28304
    (910)867-3116
    0.2  mi  |  1707  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Fayetteville Brentwood Elementary School
    1115 Bingham Dr
    Fayetteville , NC , 28304
    (910)864-5310
    1.4  mi  |  523  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Fayetteville Cliffdale Elementary School
    6450 Cliffdale Rd
    Fayetteville , NC , 28304
    (910)864-3442
    1.6  mi  |  712  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Fayetteville Lewis Chapel Middle School
    2150 Skibo Rd
    Fayetteville , NC , 28304
    (910)864-1407
    2  mi  |  851  students  |  Gr.  6-8

School Reviews

  • Recommended July 03, 2013 - Sfcms is a school full of wonderful teachers and clubs although the students' grades vary. I know for sure that Seventy First is a school for rising academically gifted who will change our future. The school rocks majority of the achedemic competitions also. Give this school a chance! - Posted by Student/Alumni

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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.