Sampson Middle School

Sampson Middle School serves 707 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Sampson Middle School operates within the Clinton City s School District.

Overview

The student population of 707 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 707 students
Sampson Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Sampson Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Sampson Middle School 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 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Sampson Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
3%
1%
Sampson Middle School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
n/a
2%
Sampson Middle School Asian (1995-2012)
Hispanic
17%
13%
Sampson Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
41%
27%
Sampson Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
33%
52%
Sampson Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Sampson Middle School Sch Ethnicity Sampson 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.
0.70 0.64
Sampson Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
60%
45%
Sampson Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
7%
8%
Sampson Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,329 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Clinton City s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
4
Number of Students Managed 3,329 1,593
Clinton City s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $30 MM $19 MM
Clinton City s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $31 MM $18 MM
Clinton City s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,884 $11,105
Clinton City s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,059 $10,880
Clinton City 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 Clinton High School (1.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Sunset Avenue Elementary School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Butler Avenue Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Clinton Sunset Avenue Elementary School
    503 Sunset Ave
    Clinton , NC , 27596
    (910)592-3132
    0  mi  |  513  students  |  Gr.  4-5
  • Clinton College Street School
    Alternative School
    606 College St
    Clinton , NC , 28328
    (919)807-3690
    Alternative School
    0.6  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Clinton Butler Avenue Elementary School
    301 Butler Ave
    Clinton , NC , 28328
    (910)592-2629
    0.9  mi  |  476  students  |  Gr.  2-3
  • Clinton Langdon C Kerr Elementary School
    112 Kimbrough Rd
    Clinton , NC , 28328
    (910)592-3066
    1.2  mi  |  665  students  |  Gr.  PK-1
  • Clinton Clinton High School
    1201 West Elizabeth St
    Clinton , NC , 28328
    (910)592-2067
    1.4  mi  |  770  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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