First Flight Middle School

First Flight Middle School serves 626 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% 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 626 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 626 students
First Flight Middle School Total Students (1992-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
First Flight Middle School Total Teachers (1992-2013)
Students by Grade First Flight Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less 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 14:1 14:1
First Flight Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1992-2013)
Asian
1%
3%
First Flight Middle School Asian Students (1992-2013)
Hispanic
7%
14%
First Flight Middle School Black Students (1994-2013)
White
89%
52%
First Flight Middle School White Students (1992-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
First Flight Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups First Flight Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.20 0.45
First Flight Middle School Diversity Score (1992-2013)
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%
47%
First Flight Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2013)
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.
6%
7%
First Flight Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,072 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,560 is higher than the state average of $11,105. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,506 is higher than the state average of $10,880. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four years.
School District Name Dare County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
1
Number of Students Managed 5,072 1,330
Dare County s School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $72 MM $19 MM
Dare County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $67 MM $18 MM
Dare County s School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,560 $11,105
Dare County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,506 $10,880
Dare County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 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 Grades Students
  • Kill Devil HillsFirst Flight Elementary School
    107 Veterans Dr
    Kill Devil HillsNC 27948
    (252)441-1111
    0 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 398 students                      
  • Kill Devil HillsFirst Flight High School
    100 Veterans Dr
    Kill Devil HillsNC 27948
    (252)449-7000
    1.2 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 811 students                      
  • Nags HeadNags Head Elementary School
    3100 South Wrightsville Ave
    Nags HeadNC 27959
    (252)480-8880
    3.8 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 597 students                      
  • ManteoManteo Middle School
    1000 North Hwy 64
    ManteoNC 27954
    (252)473-5549
    7.4 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 378 students                      
  • ManteoManteo High School
    829 Wingina Ave
    ManteoNC 27954
    (252)473-5841
    7.6 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 463 students                      

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