Red Oak Middle School

Red Oak Middle School serves 920 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Red Oak Middle School operates within the Nash-rocky Mount s School District.

Overview

The student population of 920 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 920 students
Red Oak Middle School Total Students (1999-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 59 teachers
Red Oak Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (2000-2012)
Students by Grade Red Oak Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same 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 16:1 15:1
Red Oak Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2000-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
Red Oak Middle School American Indian (2003-2012)
Asian
n/a
2%
Red Oak Middle School Asian (1999-2012)
Hispanic
5%
13%
Red Oak Middle School Hispanic (1999-2012)
Black
43%
27%
Red Oak Middle School Black (1999-2012)
White
42%
52%
Red Oak Middle School White (1999-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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
Red Oak Middle School Diversity Score (1999-2012)
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%
Red Oak Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2012)
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.
7%
8%
Red Oak Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 17,468 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Nash-rocky Mount s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
27
4
Number of Students Managed 17,468 1,593
District Total Revenue $157 MM $19 MM
District Spending $157 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,660 $11,105
District Spending / Student $8,670 $10,880
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 Northern Nash High School (2.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Phillips Middle School (5.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Red Oak Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Red Oak Red Oak Elementary School
    5603 Red Oak Rd
    Red Oak , NC , 27868
    (252)462-2496
    0.3  mi  |  299  students  |  Gr.  KG-2
  • Rocky Mount Northern Nash High School
    4230 Green Hills Rd
    Rocky Mount , NC , 27804
    (252)937-5600
    2.8  mi  |  1219  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Rocky Mount N-rms Middle College High School
    530 North Old Carriage Rd
    Rocky Mount , NC , 27804
    (252)451-2890
    4.1  mi  |  206  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Battleboro M B Hubbard Elementary School
    7921 Red Oak Battleboro Rd
    Battleboro , NC , 27809
    (252)446-5135
    4.5  mi  |  478  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Nashville Cedar Grove Elementary School
    8967 Cedar Grove Sch Loop R
    Nashville , NC , 27856
    (252)459-5305
    4.8  mi  |  224  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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