Harris Road Middle School

Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Harris Road Middle School serves 1,301 students in grades 6-8.
Harris Road Middle School placed in the top 10% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 52% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Harris Road Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

Harris Road Middle School's student population of 1,301 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 67 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,301 students
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Total Classroom Teachers67 teachers
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School Rankings

Harris Road Middle School is ranked within the top 10% of all 2,571 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Harris Road Middle School is 0.59, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall Testing Rank
#192 out of 2571 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
8%
4%
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Hispanic
7%
18%
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Black
20%
25%
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White
60%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.590.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCabarrus County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Harris Road Middle School is Concord High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cabarrus County Opportunity School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Beverly Hills Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Concord Concord High School Magnet School
    Math: 43% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,276 student
    0.2 miles
    481 Burrage Road Ne
    Concord, NC 28025
    (704) 260-6000
    0.2 9-12 1,276
  • Concord Beverly Hills Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 422 students
    0.9 miles
    87 Palaside Drive Ne
    Concord, NC 28025
    (704) 782-0115
    0.9 K-5 422
  • Concord Cabarrus County Opportunity School Alternative School
    Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 60 students
    1.7 miles
    120 Marsh Avenue Nw
    Concord, NC 28025
    (704) 793-1736
    1.7 6-12 60
  • Concord Coltrane-webb Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 46% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 470 students
    1.8 miles
    61 Spring St Nw
    Concord, NC 28025
    (704) 782-5912
    1.8 K-5 470
  • Concord Concord Middle School Math: 20% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 905 students
    2.0 miles
    1500 Gold Rush Drive
    Concord, NC 28025
    (704) 786-4121
    2 6-8 905

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