Mount Airy Middle School

  • Mount Airy Middle School serves 349 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 49% (which is higher 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 50% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Mount Airy Middle School's student population of 349 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students349 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mount Airy Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mount Airy Middle School is 0.49, which is less 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#1002 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
21%
17%
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Black
8%
26%
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White
68%
49%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mount Airy Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.490.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mount Airy 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 NameMount Airy City s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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