Harnett Central Middle School

  • Harnett Central Middle School serves 1,205 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 32% (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 42% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Harnett Central Middle School's student population of 1,205 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 73 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,205 students
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Total Classroom Teachers73 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Harnett Central Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Harnett Central Middle School is 0.63, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. 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#1746 out of 2,538 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Harnett Central 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)
42%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Harnett Central 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 Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
25%
17%
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Black
20%
26%
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White
52%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Harnett Central Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Harnett Central Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.630.46
This chart display the diversity score of Harnett Central Middle School and the public school average diversity score of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Harnett Central Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Harnett Central 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 NameHarnett County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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