Harnett Central Middle School

Harnett Central Middle School serves 1,253 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Harnett Central Middle School operates within the Harnett County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 1253 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 74 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,253 students
Harnett Central Middle School Total Students (1993-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 74 teachers
Harnett Central Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1993-2012)
Students by Grade Harnett Central Middle School Students 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 0.63 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Harnett Central Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1993-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
19%
13%
Harnett Central Middle School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
23%
27%
Harnett Central Middle School Black (1993-2012)
White
53%
52%
Harnett Central Middle School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Harnett Central Middle School Sch Ethnicity Harnett Central 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.
0.63 0.64
Harnett Central Middle School Diversity Score (1993-2012)
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.
48%
45%
Harnett Central Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2012)
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.
8%
8%
Harnett Central Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 20,058 students has grown by 3063% over five years.
School District Name Harnett County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
27
4
Number of Students Managed 20,058 1,593
Harnett County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $191 MM $19 MM
Harnett County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $177 MM $18 MM
Harnett County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $301,454 $11,105
Harnett County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $279,115 $10,880
Harnett 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 Harnett Central High School (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Star Academy (4.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Harnett Primary (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Angier Harnett Central High School
    2911 Harnett Central Rd
    Angier , NC , 27501
    (919)639-6161
    0.1  mi  |  1447  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Angier North Harnett Primary
    282 North Harnett School Rd
    Angier , NC , 27501
    (919)639-4480
    1.1  mi  |  431  students  |  Gr.  KG-2
  • Kipling Lafayette Elementary School
    108 Lafayette Sch Rd
    Kipling , NC , 27543
    (919)552-4353
    2.5  mi  |  778  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Angier Angier Elementary School
    130 East Mciver St
    Angier , NC , 27501
    (919)639-2635
    3.8  mi  |  423  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Buies Creek Buies Creek Elementary School
    340 Main St
    Buies Creek , NC , 27506
    (910)893-3505
    4.2  mi  |  350  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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