Chase Middle School

  • Chase Middle School serves 586 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45% (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 44% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Chase Middle School's student population of 586 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students586 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Chase Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Chase Middle School is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. 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#1481 out of 2,538 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Chase 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)
44%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Chase 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 Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
11%
17%
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Black
6%
26%
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White
76%
49%
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Chase Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.410.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
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 Chase 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 NameRutherford County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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