Paisley Ib Magnet

Grades: 6-10

813 students

Paisley Ib Magnet serves 813 students in grades 6-10.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Paisley Ib Magnet operates within the Forsyth County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 813 students has grown by 40% over five years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 30% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 6-10
Total Students 813 students
Paisley Ib Magnet Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Paisley Ib Magnet Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Paisley Ib Magnet Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 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 16:1 14:1
Paisley Ib Magnet Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
3%
Paisley Ib Magnet Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
10%
14%
Paisley Ib Magnet Black Students (1993-2013)
Black
57%
27%
Paisley Ib Magnet Black Students (1988-2013)
White
27%
52%
Paisley Ib Magnet White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Paisley Ib Magnet Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Paisley Ib Magnet 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.
0.60 0.45
Paisley Ib Magnet 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.
49%
47%
Paisley Ib Magnet 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.
6%
7%
Paisley Ib Magnet Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 56,917 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,838 is less than the state average of $11,105. The district revenue/student has grown by 31% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,722 is less than the state average of $10,880. The district spending/student has grown by 28% over four years.
School District Name Forsyth County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
82
1
Number of Students Managed 56,917 1,330
Forsyth County s School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $573 MM $19 MM
Forsyth County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $567 MM $18 MM
Forsyth County s School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,838 $11,105
Forsyth County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,722 $10,880
Forsyth 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 Kingswood School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kingswood School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kimberley Park Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • Winston SalemKimberley Park Elementary School
    1700 Old Cherry St
    Winston SalemNC 27105
    (336)727-2116
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  • Winston SalemKingswood School
    Alternative School
    1001 Reynolda Rd
    Winston SalemNC 27104
    (336)703-4128
    Alternative School

    0.7 mi | Gr. KG-12 | 52 students                      
  • Winston SalemReynolds High School
    301 North Hawthorne Rd
    Winston SalemNC 27104
    (336)727-2061
    0.9 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1735 students                      
  • Winston SalemThe Downtown School
    Magnet School
    601 North Cherry St
    Winston SalemNC 27101
    (336)727-2914
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    1 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 405 students                      
  • Winston SalemArts Based Elementary School
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    Winston SalemNC 27101
    (336)748-4116
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    1.1 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 372 students                      

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