Red Springs Middle School

302 West Second Ave,

Red Springs, NC, 28377-1202

Tel: (910)843-3883
Grades: 5-8

539 students

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

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 0.64. 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%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
26%
13%
Black
27%
27%
White
5%
52%
Unknown
7%
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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. 0.74
0.64
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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
LunchFamilies 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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 24,993 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Robeson County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
42
n/a
Number of Students Managed 24,993
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
n/a
District Spending / Student n/a
n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (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 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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