Gravelly Hill Middle School

  • Gravelly Hill Middle School serves 460 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 43% (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 38% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Gravelly Hill Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) 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 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 52%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Gravelly Hill Middle School's student population of 460 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students460 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gravelly Hill Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,555 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gravelly Hill Middle School is 0.65, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1520 out of 2555 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gravelly Hill Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gravelly Hill Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Gravelly Hill Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
19%
17%
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Black
25%
25%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Gravelly Hill Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
51%
48%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gravelly Hill Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.650.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Gravelly Hill Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gravelly Hill Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOrange County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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