Erwin Middle School

  • Erwin Middle School serves 688 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 33% (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 35% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Erwin Middle School's student population of 688 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students688 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Erwin Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Erwin Middle School is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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#1710 out of 2,538 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
22%
17%
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Black
6%
26%
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White
64%
49%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.54n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Erwin 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 NameBuncombe County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Asheville Erwin High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1316 students
    0.1 miles
    60 Lees Creek Road
    Asheville, NC 28806
    (828)232-4251
    0.1 9-12 1316
  • Asheville Eblen Intermediate
    Grades: 5-6 | 731 students
    0.2 miles
    59 Lee's Creek Road
    Asheville, NC 28806
    (828)255-5757
    0.2 5-6 731
  • Asheville West Buncombe Elementary School
    Grades: K-4 | 561 students
    0.2 miles
    175 Erwin Hills Road
    Asheville, NC 28806
    (828)232-4282
    0.2 K-4 561
  • Asheville Emma Elementary School
    Grades: K-4 | 353 students
    2.1 miles
    37 Brickyard Road
    Asheville, NC 28806
    (828)232-4272
    2.1 K-4 353
  • Asheville Johnston Elementary School
    Grades: K-4 | 296 students
    2.2 miles
    230 Johnston Boulevard
    Asheville, NC 28806
    (828)232-4291
    2.2 K-4 296

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