Horton Middle School

  • Horton Middle School serves 409 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 47% (which is equal to the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 53% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Horton Middle School's student population of 409 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students409 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Horton Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Horton Middle School is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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#1238 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
18%
17%
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Black
19%
26%
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White
56%
49%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Horton Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.62n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChatham County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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