First Flight Middle School

  • First Flight Middle School serves 632 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • First Flight Middle School operates within the Dare County s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 632 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 632 students
First Flight Middle School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender % First Flight Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
First Flight Middle School Total Teachers (1995-2015)
Students by Grade First Flight Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less 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 14:1 16:1
First Flight Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1993-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
First Flight Middle School American Indian Students (1999-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
First Flight Middle School Asian Students (1992-2015)
Hispanic
9%
16%
First Flight Middle School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
n/a
26%
First Flight Middle School Black Students (1993-2012)
White
87%
50%
First Flight Middle School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
First Flight Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
4%
First Flight Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups First Flight 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.
0.24 0.45
First Flight Middle School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
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.
25%
52%
First Flight Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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%
First Flight Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Dare County s School District's student population of 5,086 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,869 in this district is less than the state average of $11,110. The district revenue/student has declined by 25% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,022 is higher than the state average of $11,529. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District Name Dare County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
1
Number of Students Managed 5,086 912
Dare County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $55 MM $10 MM
Dare County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $60 MM $11 MM
Dare County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,869 $11,110
Dare County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,022 $11,529
Dare 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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