Nash Central Middle School

Nash Central Middle School serves 606 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Nash Central Middle School operates within the Nash-rocky Mount s School District.

Overview

The student population of 606 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 606 students
Nash Central Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Nash Central Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Nash Central Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 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 14:1 15:1
Nash Central Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Nash Central Middle School Asian (1990-2008)
Hispanic
2%
13%
Nash Central Middle School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
58%
27%
Nash Central Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
33%
52%
Nash Central Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Nash Central Middle School Sch Ethnicity Nash 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.
0.55 0.89
Nash Central 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.
61%
45%
Nash Central 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.
6%
8%
Nash Central Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 16,947 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
School District Name Nash-rocky Mount s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
27
4
Number of Students Managed 16,947 1,682
Nash-rocky Mount s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $157 MM $19 MM
Nash-rocky Mount s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $157 MM $18 MM
Nash-rocky Mount s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,660 $11,105
Nash-rocky Mount s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,670 $10,880
Nash-rocky Mount 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 W L Greene Alternative (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is W L Greene Alternative (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is W L Greene Alternative (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Nashville W L Greene Alternative
    Alternative School
    323 East 6th St
    Nashville , NC , 27856
    (252)459-5300
    Alternative School
    0.5  mi  |  101  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Nashville Nashville Elementary School
    209 East Virginia Ave
    Nashville , NC , 27856
    (252)459-1195
    0.7  mi  |  778  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Rocky Mount Nash Central High School
    4279 Nash Central High Rd
    Rocky Mount , NC , 27804
    (252)451-2860
    3.4  mi  |  1230  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Rocky Mount N-rms Middle College High School
    530 North Old Carriage Rd
    Rocky Mount , NC , 27804
    (252)451-2890
    3.7  mi  |  206  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Rocky Mount Northern Nash High School
    4230 Green Hills Rd
    Rocky Mount , NC , 27804
    (252)937-5600
    4.5  mi  |  1219  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Nash County, 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 0.61, which is lower than the North Carolina average of 0.89. The most diverse school district in Nash County is School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.