Douglas Byrd Middle School

  • Douglas Byrd Middle School serves 740 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
  • Douglas Byrd Middle School operates within the Cumberland County s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 740 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 740 students
Douglas Byrd Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Douglas Byrd Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Douglas Byrd Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Douglas Byrd Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.63 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 13:1 16:1
Douglas Byrd Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
3%
1%
Douglas Byrd Middle School American Indian Students (1988-2015)
Asian
1%
3%
Douglas Byrd Middle School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
12%
16%
Douglas Byrd Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
56%
26%
Douglas Byrd Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
20%
50%
Douglas Byrd Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Douglas Byrd Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
8%
4%
Douglas Byrd Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Douglas Byrd 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.
0.63 0.45
Douglas Byrd Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
76%
52%
Douglas Byrd Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2015)
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.
6%
5%
Douglas Byrd Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Cumberland County s School District's student population of 51,604 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,627 in this district is less than the state average of $11,110. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,535 is less than the state average of $11,529. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District Name Cumberland County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
87
1
Number of Students Managed 51,604 912
Cumberland County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $444 MM $10 MM
Cumberland County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $439 MM $11 MM
Cumberland County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,627 $11,110
Cumberland County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,535 $11,529
Cumberland County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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