Southern Middle School

209 Southern Middle Sch Rd

Roxboro, NC 27573-2503

Tel: (336)599-6995
Grades 6-8
566 students
Southern Middle School serves 566 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the state average of 49%.
Southern Middle School operates within the Person County s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 566 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 566 students
Southern Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Southern Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Southern Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Southern Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 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 15:1 16:1
Southern Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
10%
15%
Southern Middle School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
35%
26%
Southern Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
51%
51%
Southern Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Southern Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.61 0.45
Southern Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
53%
47%
Southern Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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%
Southern Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Person County s School District's student population of 4,596 students has decreased by 11% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,143 in this district is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,374 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Person County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
1
Number of Students Managed 4,596 1,120
Person County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $53 MM $18 MM
Person County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $49 MM $18 MM
Person County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,143 $10,864
Person County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,374 $10,591
Person County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Roxboro Community School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Roxboro Community School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is South Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • RoxboroSouth Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 257 students
    0.8 miles
    1333 Hurdle Mills Rd
    RoxboroNC 27573
    (336)599-7133
    0.8PK-5257
  • RoxboroRoxboro Community SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 6-12 | 687 students
    1.2 miles
    115 Lake Dr
    RoxboroNC 27573
    (336)597-0020
    1.26-12687
  • RoxboroNorthern Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 479 students
    2.3 miles
    1935 Carver Dr
    RoxboroNC 27574
    (336)599-6344
    2.36-8479
  • RoxboroNorth Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 286 students
    2.4 miles
    260 Henderson Rd
    RoxboroNC 27573
    (336)599-7262
    2.4KG-5286
  • RoxboroPerson High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1352 students
    2.8 miles
    1010 Ridge Rd
    RoxboroNC 27573
    (336)599-8321
    2.89-121352

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