Crain's Creek Middle School

  • Crain's Creek Middle School serves 385 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30% (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 50% (which is higher 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 33% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Crain's Creek Middle School's student population of 385 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students385 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Crain's Creek Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Crain's Creek Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Crain's Creek Middle School is 0.52, which is more 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#1649 out of 2,538 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Crain's Creek 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)
50%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Crain's Creek 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
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Crain's Creek Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
3%
1%
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Hispanic
13%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Crain's Creek Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
13%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Crain's Creek Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
67%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Crain's Creek Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Crain's Creek Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.520.46
This chart display the diversity score of Crain's Creek 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
46%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Crain's Creek Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Crain's Creek Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMoore County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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