Dixon Middle School

Dixon Middle School serves 616 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Dixon Middle School operates within the Onslow County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 616 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 616 students
Dixon Middle School Total Students (1991-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Dixon Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1991-2012)
Students by Grade Dixon Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.38 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
Dixon Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1991-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Dixon Middle School Asian (1991-2012)
Hispanic
6%
13%
Dixon Middle School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
8%
27%
Dixon Middle School Black (1991-2012)
White
78%
52%
Dixon Middle School White (1991-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Dixon Middle School Sch Ethnicity Dixon 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.
0.38 0.44
Dixon Middle School Diversity Score (1991-2012)
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.
33%
45%
Dixon Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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%
Dixon Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 25,203 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Onslow County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
4
Number of Students Managed 25,203 1,682
Onslow County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $214 MM $19 MM
Onslow County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $231 MM $18 MM
Onslow County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,921 $11,105
Onslow County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,599 $10,880
Onslow 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 Dixon High School (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Southwest Middle School (10.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dixon Elementary School (2.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Holly Ridge Dixon High School
    160 Dixon School Rd
    Holly Ridge , NC , 28445
    (910)347-2958
    0.1  mi  |  724  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Holly Ridge Dixon Elementary School
    130 Betty Dixon Rd
    Holly Ridge , NC , 28445
    (910)327-2104
    2.7  mi  |  841  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Camp Lejeune Johnson Primary School
    2027 Stone St
    Camp Lejeune , NC , 28547
    (910)451-2431
    9.6  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Jacksonville Delalio Elementary School
    1500 Curtis Rd
    Jacksonville , NC , 28540
    (910)450-0601
    9.7  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Jacksonville Delalio Elementary School
    1500 Curtis Rd
    Jacksonville , NC , 28540
    (910)907-1405
    9.7  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Onslow 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 0.46, which is higher than the North Carolina average of 0.44. The most diverse school district in Onslow County is Onslow County Schools School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.