East Wake Middle School

East Wake Middle School serves 972 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
East Wake Middle School operates within the Wake County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 972 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 972 students
East Wake Middle School Total Students (1990-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 63 teachers
East Wake Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade East Wake Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 is less than the state average of 0.89. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
East Wake Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
East Wake Middle School American Indian (1996-2012)
Asian
1%
2%
East Wake Middle School Asian (1995-2012)
Hispanic
32%
13%
East Wake Middle School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
40%
27%
East Wake Middle School Black (1990-2012)
White
21%
52%
East Wake Middle School White (1990-2012)
All Ethnic Groups East Wake Middle School Sch Ethnicity East Wake 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.
0.70 0.89
East Wake Middle School Diversity Score (1990-2012)
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.
55%
45%
East Wake 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.
10%
8%
East Wake Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 149,455 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Wake County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
165
4
Number of Students Managed 149,455 1,206
Wake County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $1,945 MM n/a
Wake County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,597 MM n/a
Wake County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,051 $0
Wake County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,533 $0
Wake 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 Knightdale High School (2.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is River Oaks Middle School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Forestville Road Elementary School (1.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Knightdale Forestville Road Elementary School
    7125 Forestville Rd
    Knightdale , NC , 27587
    (919)266-8487
    1.9  mi  |  669  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Knightdale Lockhart Elementary School
    1320 North Smithfield Rd
    Knightdale , NC , 27545
    (919)266-8525
    2  mi  |  657  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Knightdale Knightdale High School
    100 Bryan Chalk Ln
    Knightdale , NC , 27545
    (919)217-5350
    2.1  mi  |  1716  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Knightdale Knightdale Elementary School
    109 Ridge St
    Knightdale , NC , 27545
    (919)266-8540
    3.4  mi  |  724  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Raleigh River Oaks Middle School
    Alternative School
    4700 New Bern Ave
    Raleigh , NC , 27610
    (919)231-5600
    Alternative School
    3.7  mi  |  41  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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Raleigh, 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 0.43, which is lower than the North Carolina average of 0.46. The most diverse school in Raleigh is Washington Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.