Westover Middle School

Westover Middle School serves 790 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Westover Middle School operates within the Cumberland County s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 790 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 790 students
Westover Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Westover Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Westover Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Westover Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 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
Westover Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
1%
1%
Westover Middle School American Indian Students (1994-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Westover Middle School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
12%
15%
Westover Middle School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
65%
26%
Westover Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
15%
51%
Westover Middle School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
6%
4%
Westover Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Westover 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.
0.54 0.45
Westover 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.
67%
47%
Westover 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%
Westover Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 51,471 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,023 is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 34% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,619 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 30% over four years.
School District Name Cumberland County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
88
1
Number of Students Managed 51,471 1,120
Cumberland County s School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $532 MM $18 MM
Cumberland County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $510 MM $18 MM
Cumberland County s School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,023 $10,864
Cumberland County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,619 $10,591
Cumberland County 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 Westover High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Anne Chesnutt Middle School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ponderosa Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • FayettevilleWestover High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1152 students277 Bonanza Dr
    FayettevilleNC 28303
    (910)864-0190
    09-121152
  • FayettevillePonderosa Elementary School
    0.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 378 students311 Bonanza Dr
    FayettevilleNC 28303
    (910)864-0148
    0.2PK-5378
  • FayettevilleMorganton Road Elementary School
    0.3 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 545 students102 Bonanza Dr
    FayettevilleNC 28303
    (910)867-4137
    0.3KG-5545
  • FayettevilleBenjamin J Martin Elementary School
    1.5 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 505 students430 North Reilly Rd
    FayettevilleNC 28303
    (910)864-4843
    1.5PK-5505
  • FayettevilleCliffdale Elementary School
    1.8 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 583 students6450 Cliffdale Rd
    FayettevilleNC 28304
    (910)864-3442
    1.8PK-5583

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?        

Yes No
Area Statistics
Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
January 22, 2016
Do children born in certain months develop more quickly than others? Does it affect their success later in life?
December 03, 2015
Participating in team sports has a great many benefits for children, there is no doubt. In this article you will learn what those benefits are.
November 26, 2015
Gifted students often fail to thrive in traditional academic environments because they are not being challenged. In this article you will learn how to make sure your gifted student gets the quality education he or she deserves.