Southern Nash Middle School

Southern Nash Middle School serves 877 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Southern Nash Middle School operates within the Nash-rocky Mount s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 877 students has declined by 18% over five years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has declined by 26% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 877 students
Southern Nash Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Southern Nash Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Southern Nash Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Southern Nash Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 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 18:1 16:1
Southern Nash Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
26%
15%
Southern Nash Middle School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
22%
26%
Southern Nash Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
48%
51%
Southern Nash Middle School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Southern Nash Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Southern Nash 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.
0.66 0.45
Southern Nash Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
57%
47%
Southern Nash Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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 Nash Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 16,007 students has decreased by 11% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,652 is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,868 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District Name Nash-rocky Mount s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
29
1
Number of Students Managed 16,007 1,120
Nash-rocky Mount s School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $154 MM $18 MM
Nash-rocky Mount s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $158 MM $18 MM
Nash-rocky Mount s School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,652 $10,864
Nash-rocky Mount s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,868 $10,591
Nash-rocky Mount s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Southern Nash High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tar River Academy (9.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Spring Hope Elementary School (5.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BaileySouthern Nash High School
    1.8 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1161 students6446 Southern Nash High Rd
    BaileyNC 27807
    (252)451-8520
    1.89-121161
  • Spring HopeSpring Hope Elementary School
    5.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 515 students401 Mclean St
    Spring HopeNC 27882
    (252)451-8530
    5.2PK-5515
  • BaileyBailey Elementary School
    6.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 631 students6288 Pine St
    BaileyNC 27807
    (252)451-2892
    6.7PK-5631
  • Elm CityCoopers Elementary School
    7.8 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 604 students6833 Nc Hwy 58
    Elm CityNC 27822
    (252)937-9035
    7.8PK-5604
  • Rocky MountTar River Academy
    Alternative School
    9.2 miles | Grades: 6-12 | 104 students224 South Pearl St
    Rocky MountNC 27804
    (252)451-2875
    9.26-12104

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