Brogden Middle School

  • Brogden Middle School serves 504 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 18% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 18% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Brogden Middle School's student population of 504 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students504 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brogden Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brogden Middle School is 0.64, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#2399 out of 2,538 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Brogden Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Brogden Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
45%
17%
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Black
38%
26%
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White
14%
49%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Brogden Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.640.67
This chart display the diversity score of Brogden Middle School and the public school average diversity score of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Brogden Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWayne County Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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BMS has changed a lot over the last several years; I'd say drastically in the last 2 years. Yes, it's a diverse school but lately more focus is on certain ones. So much so, that I have a feeling it's hurting them academically. I would've expected a lot more students on the Principal's List & Honorary Roll than there was for the last 9 wks. And one more thing, the school needs more teachers like Mr. Powers! The music department won't ever be the same w/o him.
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