Belmont Middle School

Belmont Middle School serves 759 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Belmont Middle School operates within the Gaston County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 759 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 759 students
Belmont Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Belmont Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Belmont Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 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 20:1 14:1
Belmont Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
2%
3%
Belmont Middle School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
7%
14%
Belmont Middle School Hispanic (1995-2013)
Black
8%
27%
Belmont Middle School Black (1988-2013)
White
79%
52%
Belmont Middle School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
4%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Belmont Middle School Sch Ethnicity Belmont 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.
0.37 0.45
Belmont 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.
34%
47%
Belmont 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.
6%
7%
Belmont Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 32,641 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Gaston County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
56
1
Number of Students Managed 32,641 1,330
Gaston County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $276 MM $19 MM
District Spending $296 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,396 $11,105
Gaston County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,010 $10,880
Gaston County s School 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 South Point High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cramerton Middle School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Belmont Central Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BelmontBelmont Central Elementary School
    310 Eagle Rd
    BelmontNC 28012
    (704)825-8479
    0.4 mi | 682 students | Gr. 2-5                      
  • BelmontPage Primary
    215 Ewing Dr
    BelmontNC 28012
    (704)825-2614
    0.7 mi | 358 students | Gr. PK-1                      
  • BelmontStuart W. Cramer High School
    100 Lakewood Rd
    BelmontNC 28012
    (919)807-3300
    1.3 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-10                      
  • BelmontSouth Point High School
    906 South Point Rd
    BelmontNC 28012
    (704)825-3351
    1.4 mi | 1294 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Mc AdenvilleMcadenville Elementary School
    275 East Weslyan Dr
    Mc AdenvilleNC 28101
    (704)824-2236
    2.1 mi | 144 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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