Newport Middle School

  • Newport Middle School serves 412 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 52% (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 52% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Newport Middle School's student population of 412 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students412 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Newport Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Newport Middle School is 0.43, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. 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#1139 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
9%
17%
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Black
3%
26%
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White
74%
49%
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Two or more races
13%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Newport Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.430.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Newport 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 NameCarteret County Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Newport Newport Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 751 students
    0.0 miles
    219 Chatham Street
    Newport, NC 28570
    (252)223-4201
    0.0 PK-5 751
  • Newport Croatan High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 910 students
    2.8 miles
    1 Cougar Lane
    Newport, NC 28570
    (252)393-7022
    2.8 9-12 910
  • Morehead City Bridges School Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 28 students
    4.7 miles
    140 Vashti Dr
    Morehead City, NC 28557
    (252)808-3040
    4.7 K-12 28
  • Morehead City West Carteret High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1256 students
    5.1 miles
    4700 Country Club Road
    Morehead City, NC 28557
    (252)726-1176
    5.1 9-12 1256
  • Newport Broad Creek Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 656 students
    5.4 miles
    2382 Hwy 24
    Newport, NC 28570
    (252)247-3135
    5.4 6-8 656

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