West Edgecombe Middle School

6301 Nobles Mill Pond Rd

Rocky Mount, NC 27801-8525

Grades: 6-8

394 students

West Edgecombe Middle School serves 394 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
West Edgecombe Middle School operates within the Edgecombe County School District.

Overview

The student population of 394 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 394 students
West Edgecombe Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
West Edgecombe Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade West Edgecombe Middle School Student 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 0.54 is more 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 17:1 14:1
West Edgecombe Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
3%
14%
West Edgecombe Middle School Black Students (1993-2013)
Black
55%
27%
West Edgecombe Middle School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
40%
52%
West Edgecombe Middle School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
West Edgecombe Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups West Edgecombe 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.
0.54 0.45
West Edgecombe Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
69%
47%
West Edgecombe Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
10%
7%
West Edgecombe Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,988 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,436 is less than the state average of $11,105. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,372 is less than the state average of $10,880. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Edgecombe County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
1
Number of Students Managed 6,988 1,330
Edgecombe County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $68 MM $19 MM
Edgecombe County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $68 MM $18 MM
Edgecombe County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,436 $11,105
Edgecombe County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,372 $10,880
Edgecombe County 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 Rocky Mount High School (4.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is J W Parker Middle School (4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is G W Bulluck Elementary School (1.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rocky MountG W Bulluck Elementary School
    1 Negative Reviews
    3090 Bulluck School Rd
    Rocky MountNC 27801
    (252)985-3456
    1.9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 773 students                      
  • Rocky MountD S Johnson Elementary School
    600 North Fairview Rd
    Rocky MountNC 27801
    (252)451-2895
    3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 639 students                      
  • Rocky MountBaskerville Elementary School
    1100 Stokes Ave
    Rocky MountNC 27801
    (252)451-2880
    3.6 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 326 students                      
  • Rocky MountO R Pope Elementary School
    226 Coleman Ave
    Rocky MountNC 27801
    (252)451-2885
    3.7 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 271 students                      
  • Rocky MountJ W Parker Middle School
    1500 East Virginia St
    Rocky MountNC 27801
    (252)937-9060
    4 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 415 students                      

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