Elkin Middle School

300 Elk Spur St
Elkin, NC 28621
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Elkin Middle School serves 159 students in grades 7-8.
Elkin Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 52% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Elkin Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

Elkin Middle School's student population of 159 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students159 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

Elkin Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,561 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Elkin Middle School is 0.49, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall Testing Rank
#536 out of 2561 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
23%
18%
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Black
3%
25%
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White
68%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.490.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElkin City Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Elkin Middle School is Elkin High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is East Wilkes Middle School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Elkin Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Elkin Elkin High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 377 students
    0.1 miles
    334 Elk Spur St
    Elkin, NC 28621
    (336) 835-3858
    0.1 9-12 377
  • Elkin Elkin Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 655 students
    0.3 miles
    135 Old Virginia Rd
    Elkin, NC 28621
    (336) 835-2756
    0.3 PK-6 655
  • Jonesville Jonesville Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 342 students
    1.2 miles
    101 Cedarbrook Rd
    Jonesville, NC 28642
    (336) 835-3201
    1.2 PK-6 342
  • Elkin C B Eller Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 289 students
    2.3 miles
    1288 Cb Eller School Rd
    Elkin, NC 28621
    (336) 903-6100
    2.3 PK-5 289
  • Ronda East Wilkes Middle School Math: 45% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 410 students
    2.5 miles
    2202 Macedonia Church Road
    Ronda, NC 28670
    (336) 651-4300
    2.5 6-8 410

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