Dixon Middle School

Dixon Middle School serves 646 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% 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 646 students has grown by 16% over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 646 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
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 0.39 is less 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 18:1 14:1
Hispanic
8%
14%
Black
10%
27%
White
77%
52%
Two or more races
5%
3%
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.
0.39 0.45
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.
34%
47%
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%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 25,437 students has grown by 5% over five years.
School District Name Onslow County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
1
Number of Students Managed 25,437 1,330
District Total Revenue $214 MM $19 MM
District Spending $231 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,921 $11,105
District Spending / Student $9,599 $10,880
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 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 RidgeDixon High School
    1 Negative Reviews
    160 Dixon School Rd
    Holly RidgeNC 28445
    (910)347-2958
    0.1 mi | 797 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Holly RidgeDixon Elementary School
    130 Betty Dixon Rd
    Holly RidgeNC 28445
    (910)327-2104
    2.7 mi | 870 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Camp LejeuneJohnson Primary School
    2027 Stone St
    Camp LejeuneNC 28547
    (910)451-2431
    9.6 mi | n/a students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • JacksonvilleDelalio Elementary School
    1500 Curtis Rd
    JacksonvilleNC 28540
    (910)450-0601
    9.7 mi | n/a students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • JacksonvilleDelalio Elementary School
    1500 Curtis Rd
    JacksonvilleNC 28540
    (910)907-1405
    9.7 mi | n/a students | Gr. PK-5                      

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