East Wake Middle School

  • East Wake Middle School serves 884 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
  • East Wake Middle School operates within the Wake County s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 884 students has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 884 students
East Wake Middle School Total Students (1991-2015)
Gender % East Wake Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
East Wake Middle School Total Teachers (1991-2015)
Students by Grade East Wake Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.67 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 16:1 16:1
East Wake Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1992-2014)
American Indian
n/a
1%
East Wake Middle School American Indian Students (1998-2013)
Asian
1%
3%
East Wake Middle School Asian Students (1996-2015)
Hispanic
40%
16%
East Wake Middle School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
39%
26%
East Wake Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
15%
50%
East Wake Middle School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
East Wake Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
5%
4%
East Wake Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.67 0.45
East Wake Middle School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
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.
n/a n/a
East Wake Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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.
n/a n/a
East Wake Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Wake County s School District's student population of 155,820 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,056 in this district is less than the state average of $15,636. The district revenue/student has declined by 45% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,456 is less than the state average of $15,099. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four years.
School District Name Wake County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
172
1
Number of Students Managed 155,820 912
Wake County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $1,216 MM $14 MM
Wake County s School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $1,276 MM $14 MM
Wake County s School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $8,056 $15,636
Wake County s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $8,456 $15,099
Wake County s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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