Paisley Middle School

Tel: (336)727-2775
Grades: 6-10

826 students

Paisley Middle School serves 826 students in grades 6-10.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Paisley Middle School operates within the Forsyth County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 826 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 6-10
Total Students 826 students
Paisley Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Paisley Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Paisley Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 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
Paisley Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
2%
Paisley Middle School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
9%
13%
Paisley Middle School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
55%
27%
Paisley Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
26%
52%
Paisley Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Paisley Middle School Sch Ethnicity Paisley 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.
0.62 0.89
Paisley 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.
46%
45%
Paisley 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.
5%
8%
Paisley Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 53,336 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Forsyth County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
81
4
Number of Students Managed 53,336 1,682
Forsyth County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $573 MM $19 MM
District Spending $567 MM $18 MM
Forsyth County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,838 $11,105
Forsyth County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,722 $10,880
Forsyth 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 Reynolds High School (0.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Kingswood School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kimberley Park Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Winston-salem Kimberley Park Elementary School
    1700 Old Cherry St
    Winston-salem , NC , 27105
    (336)727-2116
    0.3  mi  |  324  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Winston-salem Reynolds High School
    301 North Hawthorne Rd
    Winston-salem , NC , 27104
    (336)727-2061
    0.9  mi  |  1723  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Winston-salem Kingswood School
    Alternative School
    1001 Reynolda Rd
    Winston-salem , NC , 27104
    (336)703-4128
    Alternative School
    0.9  mi  |  49  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Winston-salem The Downtown School
    Magnet School
    601 North Cherry St
    Winston-salem , NC , 27101
    (336)727-2914
    Magnet School
    1  mi  |  381  students  |  Gr.  PK-7
  • Winston-salem Arts Based Elementary School
    Charter School
    1380 Mlk Jr Dr
    Winston-salem , NC , 27101
    (336)748-4116
    Charter School
    1.1  mi  |  307  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Winston-salem, 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 0.71, which is higher than the North Carolina average of 0.46. The most diverse school in Winston-salem is South Fork Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.