G R Edwards Middle School

  • G R Edwards Middle School serves 512 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
  • G R Edwards Middle School operates within the Nash-rocky Mount s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 512 students has declined by 30% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 34% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 512 students
G R Edwards Middle School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender % G R Edwards Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
G R Edwards Middle School Total Teachers (1995-2015)
Students by Grade G R Edwards Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.50 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 17:1 16:1
G R Edwards Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2014)
American Indian
n/a
1%
G R Edwards Middle School American Indian Students (2000-2009)
Asian
1%
3%
G R Edwards Middle School Asian Students (1994-2015)
Hispanic
6%
16%
G R Edwards Middle School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
66%
26%
G R Edwards Middle School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
26%
50%
G R Edwards Middle School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
G R Edwards Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2012)
Two or more races
1%
4%
G R Edwards 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.
0.50 0.45
G R Edwards 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.
n/a n/a
G R Edwards Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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
G R Edwards Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Nash-rocky Mount s School District's student population of 16,151 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,195 in this district is less than the state average of $15,636. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,530 is less than the state average of $15,099. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name Nash-rocky Mount s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
1
Number of Students Managed 16,151 912
Nash-rocky Mount s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $154 MM $14 MM
Nash-rocky Mount s School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $160 MM $14 MM
Nash-rocky Mount s School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $9,195 $15,636
Nash-rocky Mount s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $9,530 $15,099
Nash-rocky Mount 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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