Kannapolis Middle School

  • Kannapolis Middle School serves 1,198 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 23% (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 35% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Kannapolis 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 16:1 is equal to the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 52%.

Top Placements

Kannapolis Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Kannapolis Middle School's student population of 1,198 students has grown by 39% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 75 teachers has grown by 56% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,198 students
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Total Classroom Teachers75 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kannapolis 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 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kannapolis Middle School is 0.71, which is more 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)#2071 out of 2555 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kannapolis 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)
35%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kannapolis 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 Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
34%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Kannapolis Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
27%
25%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kannapolis Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
33%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Kannapolis Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kannapolis Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.710.67
This chart display the diversity score of Kannapolis Middle School and the public school average diversity score of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kannapolis Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKannapolis City Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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Kannapolis city schools is one of the worst school systems I personally went to, but my favorite time period with them was grade 7-8.
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It is one of the best schools in the world I would highly recommend it.
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