Speight Middle School

5514 Old Stantonsburg Rd

Stantonsburg, NC 27883-9650

Grades: 6-8

395 students

Speight Middle School serves 395 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Speight Middle School operates within the Wilson County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 395 students has declined by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 395 students
Speight Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Speight Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Speight Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more 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 16:1 14:1
Speight Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
17%
14%
Speight Middle School Black Students (1991-2013)
Black
37%
27%
Speight Middle School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
44%
52%
Speight Middle School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Speight Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Speight Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.65 0.45
Speight Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
66%
47%
Speight Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
9%
7%
Speight Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 12,546 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,967 is less than the state average of $11,105. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,254 is less than the state average of $10,880. The district spending/student has grown by 24% over four years.
School District Name Wilson County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
25
1
Number of Students Managed 12,546 1,330
Wilson County s School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $114 MM $19 MM
Wilson County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $117 MM $18 MM
Wilson County s School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,967 $11,105
Wilson County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,254 $10,880
Wilson County s School District 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 Beddingfield High School (4.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Charles H Darden Middle School (6.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Stantonsburg Elementary School (2.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • StantonsburgStantonsburg Elementary School
    409 South Main St
    StantonsburgNC 27883
    (252)238-3639
    2.5 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 271 students                      
  • WilsonBeddingfield High School
    4510 Old Stantonsburg Rd
    WilsonNC 27893
    (252)399-7880
    4.1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 840 students                      
  • Black CreekLee Woodard Elementary School
    103 Church St
    Black CreekNC 27813
    (252)399-7940
    4.8 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 248 students                      
  • WilsonB O Barnes Elementary School
    1913 Martin L King Parkway
    WilsonNC 27893
    (252)399-7875
    5.8 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 440 students                      
  • WilsonCharles H Darden Middle School
    1665 Lipscomb Rd
    WilsonNC 27893
    (252)206-4973
    6.2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 383 students                      

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