G R Edwards Middle School

G R Edwards Middle School serves 729 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
G R Edwards Middle School operates within the Nash-rocky Mount s School District.

Overview

The student population of 729 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 729 students
G R Edwards Middle School Total Students (1993-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
G R Edwards Middle School Total Teachers (1993-2013)
Students by Grade G R Edwards Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 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
G R Edwards Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1993-2013)
Hispanic
4%
14%
G R Edwards Middle School Black Students (1996-2013)
Black
70%
27%
G R Edwards Middle School Black Students (1993-2013)
White
23%
52%
G R Edwards Middle School White Students (1993-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
G R Edwards Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups G R Edwards 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.
0.46 0.45
G R Edwards Middle School Diversity Score (1993-2013)
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.
68%
47%
G R Edwards Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2013)
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%
G R Edwards Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 17,173 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,660 is less than the state average of $11,105. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,670 is less than the state average of $10,880. The district spending/student has grown by 20% over four years.
School District Name Nash-rocky Mount s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
29
1
Number of Students Managed 17,173 1,330
Nash-rocky Mount s School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $157 MM $19 MM
Nash-rocky Mount s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $157 MM $18 MM
Nash-rocky Mount s School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,660 $11,105
Nash-rocky Mount s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,670 $10,880
Nash-rocky Mount 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 Rocky Mount High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is J W Parker Middle School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Williford Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rocky MountWilliford Elementary School
    801 Williford St
    Rocky MountNC 27803
    (252)937-9030
    0.7 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 401 students                      
  • Rocky MountRocky Mount Middle School
    308 South Tillery St
    Rocky MountNC 27801
    (919)807-3300
    0.9 mi | Gr. 6-8 | n/a students                      
  • Rocky MountRocky Mount High School
    1400 Bethlehem Rd
    Rocky MountNC 27803
    (252)937-9050
    1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1223 students                      
  • Rocky MountEnglewood Elementary School
    101 South Englewood Dr
    Rocky MountNC 27804
    (252)462-2501
    2.1 mi | Gr. 3-5 | 512 students                      
  • Rocky MountO R Pope Elementary School
    226 Coleman Ave
    Rocky MountNC 27801
    (252)451-2885
    2.1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 271 students                      

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