Red Springs Middle School

Red Springs Middle School serves 539 students in grades 5-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority American Indian and Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Red Springs Middle School operates within the Robeson County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 539 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 539 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Students by Grade Red Springs Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.74 is more 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 14:1 15:1
American Indian
35%
1%
Hispanic
26%
13%
Black
27%
27%
White
5%
52%
All Ethnic Groups Red Springs Middle School Sch Ethnicity Red Springs 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.
0.74 0.44
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.
88%
45%
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.
5%
8%
Red Springs Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 25,082 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Robeson County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
42
4
Number of Students Managed 25,082 1,682
District Total Revenue $227 MM $19 MM
Robeson County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $233 MM $18 MM
Robeson County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,231 $11,105
Robeson County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,470 $10,880
Robeson County s School 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 Red Springs High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cis Academy (9.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Peterson Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Red SpringsRed Springs High School
    509 North Vance St
    Red SpringsNC 28377
    (910)843-4211
    0.3 mi | 758 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Red SpringsPeterson Elementary School
    102 Phillips Ave
    Red SpringsNC 28377
    (910)843-4125
    0.5 mi | 622 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • MaxtonOxendine Elementary School
    5599 Oxendine School Rd
    MaxtonNC 28364
    (910)843-4243
    4.3 mi | 366 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • ShannonRex-rennert Elementary School
    11780 Rennert Rd
    ShannonNC 28386
    (910)843-4893
    5.7 mi | 464 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • PembrokeUnion Chapel Elementary School
    4271 Union Chapel Rd
    PembrokeNC 28372
    (910)521-4456
    7.7 mi | 620 students | Gr. PK-6                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended March 15, 2010 - Severe disciplinary problems, poor leadership, and apathetic parents. Not a safe school for teachers and students who truly want to learn. Students are constantly fighting in classrooms, vandalizing school property, and threatening teachers. I should know because I was a former teacher at that school and have personally witnessed the horrors of what I described earlier. Also did not receive the kind of support that I need from the principal and parents. It was a mess when I left that school, and from what I have heard recently from former colleagues, the issues that have been plaguing that school have become worse. I do not have children of my own, but if I did I would not enroll them at that school. My advice to parents and future teachers is to avoid that school like the plague, or be very sorry. - Posted by Teacher

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Did You Know?
Robeson 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 0.54, which is higher than the North Carolina average of 0.44. The most diverse school district in Robeson County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.