Speight Middle School

Speight Middle School serves 401 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Speight Middle School operates within the Wilson County s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 401 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 401 students
Speight Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Speight Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Speight Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Speight Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 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 17:1 16:1
Speight Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
20%
15%
Speight Middle School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
35%
26%
Speight Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
42%
51%
Speight Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Speight 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.
0.67 0.45
Speight 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.
63%
47%
Speight 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.
10%
7%
Speight Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Wilson County s School District's student population of 12,371 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,533 in this district is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,121 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Wilson County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
25
1
Number of Students Managed 12,371 1,120
Wilson County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $107 MM $18 MM
Wilson County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $102 MM $18 MM
Wilson County s School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $8,533 $10,864
Wilson County s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $8,121 $10,591
Wilson County s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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 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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  • StantonsburgStantonsburg Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 266 students
    2.5 miles
    409 South Main St
    StantonsburgNC 27883
    (252)238-3639
    2.5KG-5266
  • WilsonBeddingfield High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 819 students
    4.1 miles
    4510 Old Stantonsburg Rd
    WilsonNC 27893
    (252)399-7880
    4.19-12819
  • Black CreekLee Woodard Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 244 students
    4.8 miles
    103 Church St
    Black CreekNC 27813
    (252)399-7940
    4.8KG-5244
  • WilsonB O Barnes Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 409 students
    5.8 miles
    1913 Martin L King Parkway
    WilsonNC 27893
    (252)399-7875
    5.8KG-5409
  • WilsonCharles H Darden Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 358 students
    6.2 miles
    1665 Lipscomb Rd
    WilsonNC 27893
    (252)206-4973
    6.26-8358

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