1041 Shiloh Road
Claremont, NC 28610
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Mill Creek Middle School serves 375 students in grades 7-8.
Mill Creek Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 47% (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 46% (which is equal to the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 52% (majority Black).

School Overview

Mill Creek Middle School's student population of 375 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
375 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

Mill Creek Middle School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Mill Creek Middle School is 0.24, 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 Data
This School
State Level (NC)
Overall Testing Rank
#991 out of 2571 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
6%
18%
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Black
3%
25%
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White
87%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.24
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Students: 375 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in NC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.24 (Btm 50%)

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