First Flight Middle School

Tel: (252)441-8888
Grades: 6-8

637 students

First Flight Middle School serves 637 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 48%.
First Flight Middle School operates within the Dare County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 637 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 637 students
First Flight Middle School Total Students (1992-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
First Flight Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1992-2012)
Students by Grade First Flight Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
First Flight Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1992-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
First Flight Middle School Asian (1992-2012)
Hispanic
6%
13%
First Flight Middle School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
n/a
27%
First Flight Middle School Black (1993-2012)
White
88%
52%
First Flight Middle School White (1992-2012)
All Ethnic Groups First Flight Middle School Sch Ethnicity First Flight 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.
0.22 0.44
First Flight Middle School Diversity Score (1992-2012)
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%
First Flight Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2012)
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.
5%
8%
First Flight Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,015 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Dare County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
4
Number of Students Managed 5,015 1,682
Dare County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $72 MM $19 MM
Dare County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $67 MM $18 MM
Dare County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,560 $11,105
Dare County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,506 $10,880
Dare 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 First Flight High School (1.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Manteo Middle School (7.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is First Flight Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Kill Devil H First Flight Elementary School
    107 Run Hill Rd
    Kill Devil H , NC 27948
    (252)441-1111
    0  mi  |  398  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Kill Devil H First Flight High School
    100 Veteran Dr
    Kill Devil H , NC 27948
    (252)449-7000
    1.2  mi  |  796  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Nags Head Nags Head Elementary School
    3100 Wrightsville Ave
    Nags Head , NC 27959
    (252)480-8880
    3.8  mi  |  583  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Manteo Manteo Middle School
    N. Hwy 64264
    Manteo , NC 27954
    (252)473-5549
    7.4  mi  |  349  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Manteo Manteo High School
    616 Wingina Ave
    Manteo , NC 27954
    (252)473-5841
    7.6  mi  |  463  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Did You Know?
Dare County, 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 0.00, which is lower than the North Carolina average of 0.44. The most diverse school district in Dare County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.