Neal Middle School

  • Neal Middle School serves 857 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
  • Neal Middle School operates within the Durham School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 857 students has grown by 38% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 38% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 857 students
Neal Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Neal Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 61 teachers
Neal Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Neal Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.56 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 16:1
Neal Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Neal Middle School American Indian Students (2007-2008)
Asian
n/a
3%
Neal Middle School Asian Students (1989-2000)
Hispanic
37%
16%
Neal Middle School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
55%
26%
Neal Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
6%
50%
Neal Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Neal Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Neal Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.56 0.45
Neal Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Neal Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Neal Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

  • Durham School District's student population of 34,172 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,443 in this district is less than the state average of $15,636. The district revenue/student has declined by 20% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,195 is less than the state average of $15,099. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Durham School District
Number of Schools
Managed
54
1
Number of Students Managed 34,172 912
Durham School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $346 MM $14 MM
Durham School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $370 MM $14 MM
Durham School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $10,443 $15,636
Durham School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $11,195 $15,099
Durham School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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