Cumberland County Schools School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 87 public schools serving 50,725 students in Cumberland County Schools School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in North Carolina.
Public Schools in Cumberland County Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 34% (versus the North Carolina public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 46% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Cumberland County Schools School District are Cumberland International Early Collegehs, Cumberland Polytechnic and Cross Creek Early College. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Cumberland County Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in North Carolina.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the North Carolina public school average of 52% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Cumberland County Schools School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in North Carolina for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Cumberland County Schools School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NC)
# Schools
87 Schools
2,688 Schools
# Students
50,725 Students
1,551,508 Students
# Teachers
3,344 Teachers
99,310 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Cumberland County Schools School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 305 school districts in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 84% has increased from 81% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (NC)
Overall District Rank
#194 out of 305 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Cumberland County Schools  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cumberland County Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NC by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cumberland County Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NC by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
84%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Cumberland County Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of NC by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.69
0.68
# American Indian Students
828 Students
20,054 Students
% American Indian Students
2%
1%
# Asian Students
950 Students
51,696 Students
% Asian Students
2%
4%
# Hispanic Students
6,861 Students
271,088 Students
% Hispanic Students
14%
18%
# Black Students
22,841 Students
393,089 Students
% Black Students
45%
25%
# White Students
14,741 Students
749,017 Students
% White Students
29%
48%
# Hawaiian Students
254 Students
2,146 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
4,250 Students
66,064 Students
% of Two or more races Students
8%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
657
18,691
# Students in K Grade:
3,962
115,006
# Students in 1st Grade:
4,074
115,491
# Students in 2nd Grade:
3,973
116,934
# Students in 3rd Grade:
3,948
121,120
# Students in 4th Grade:
4,056
122,769
# Students in 5th Grade:
3,838
123,069
# Students in 6th Grade:
3,651
119,743
# Students in 7th Grade:
3,561
116,908
# Students in 8th Grade:
3,372
110,052
# Students in 9th Grade:
4,302
130,053
# Students in 10th Grade:
3,907
120,963
# Students in 11th Grade:
3,914
114,911
# Students in 12th Grade:
3,510
105,294
# Ungraded Students:
-
504

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $9,290 in this school district is less than the state median of $9,419. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $9,467 is less than the state median of $9,637. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (NC)
Total Revenue
$471 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Cumberland County Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$480 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Cumberland County Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$9,290
$9,419
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Cumberland County Schools  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$9,467
$9,637
This chart display average spending per public school student in Cumberland County Schools  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Cumberland County Schools School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Cumberland International Early Collegehs
Math: 80-89% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1200 Murchison Rd, J Knuckles
Fayetteville, NC 28303
(910) 672-2830
Grades: 9-12
| 252 students
Rank: #22.
Cumberland Polytechnic
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
2201 Hull Rd
Fayetteville, NC 28306
(910) 486-7300
Grades: 9-12
| 245 students
Rank: #33.
Cross Creek Early College
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1200 Murchison Road
Fayetteville, NC 28301
(910) 672-1499
Grades: 9-12
| 278 students
Rank: #44.
Beaver Dam Elementary School
Math: 70-79% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
12059 Hwy 210 S
Roseboro, NC 28382
(910) 838-0008
Grades: K-5
| 88 students
Rank: #55.
Jack Britt High School
Math: 63% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
7403 Rockfish Road
Fayetteville, NC 28306
(910) 429-2800
Grades: 9-12
| 1,970 students
Rank: #66.
Massey Hill Classical High School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1062 Southern Avenue
Fayetteville, NC 28306
(910) 485-8761
Grades: 9-12
| 287 students
Rank: #77.
Seventy-first Classical Middle School
Math: 56% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(2)
6830 Raeford Road
Fayetteville, NC 28304
(910) 864-0092
Grades: 6-8
| 486 students
Rank: #88.
Eastover-central Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
5174 Dunn Road
Fayetteville, NC 28312
(910) 483-8997
Grades: PK-5
| 391 students
Rank: #99.
John R Griffin Middle School
Math: 53% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5551 Fisher Road
Fayetteville, NC 28304
(910) 424-7678
Grades: 6-8
| 1,008 students
Rank: #1010.
Stedman Elementary School
Math: 50% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
7370 Clinton Road Hwy 24
Stedman, NC 28391
(910) 483-3886
Grades: K-5
| 304 students
Rank: #1111.
Stoney Point Elementary School
Math: 51% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
7411 Rockfish Road
Fayetteville, NC 28306
(910) 424-3945
Grades: K-5
| 910 students
Rank: #1212.
Cape Fear High School
Math: 57% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(3)
4762 Clinton Road
Fayetteville, NC 28301
(910) 483-0191
Grades: 9-12
| 1,482 students
Rank: #1313.
Long Hill Elementary School
Math: 50% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
6490 Ramsey Street
Fayetteville, NC 28311
(910) 488-0012
Grades: 2-5
| 421 students
Rank: #1414.
Vanstory Hills Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
400 Foxhall Road
Fayetteville, NC 28303
(910) 483-0809
Grades: 2-5
| 549 students
Rank: #1515.
Reid Ross Classical High School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
3200 Ramsey Street
Fayetteville, NC 28301
(910) 488-8415
Grades: 9-12
| 293 students
Rank: #1616.
E Melvin Honeycutt Elementary School
Math: 46% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4665 Lakewood Drive
Fayetteville, NC 28306
(910) 426-2020
Grades: PK-5
| 888 students
Rank: #1717.
Armstrong Elementary School
Math: 44% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3395 Dunn Road
Fayetteville, NC 28312
(910) 483-2425
Grades: PK-5
| 463 students
Rank: #1818.
Grays Creek High School
Math: 48% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
5301 Celebration Drive
Hope Mills, NC 28348
(910) 424-8589
Grades: 9-12
| 1,490 students
Rank: #1919.
Howard L Hall Elementary School
Math: 42% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
526 Andrews Road
Fayetteville, NC 28311
(910) 822-5100
Grades: K-5
| 737 students
Rank: #2020.
Grays Creek Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2964 School Rd
Hope Mills, NC 28348
(910) 483-3352
Grades: PK-5
| 441 students
Rank: #2121.
Rockfish Elementary School
Math: 44% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
5763 Rockfish Road
Hope Mills, NC 28348
(910) 424-5313
Grades: PK-5
| 666 students
Rank: #2222.
District No 7 Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
5721 Smithfield Road
Wade, NC 28395
(910) 483-0001
Grades: PK-5
| 275 students
Rank: #2323.
J W Seabrook Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4619 Nc Hwy 210 South
Fayetteville, NC 28301
(910) 323-2930
Grades: PK-5
| 251 students
Rank: #2424.
New Century International Elementary School
Math: 44% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
7465 Century Circle
Fayetteville, NC 28306
(910) 487-2340
Grades: PK-5
| 789 students
Rank: #2525.
New Century International Middle School
Math: 41% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
7455 Century Circle
Fayetteville, NC 28306
(910) 487-2001
Grades: 6-8
| 397 students
Rank: #2626.
Pine Forest Middle School
Math: 40% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
6901 Ramsey Street
Fayetteville, NC 28311
(910) 488-2711
Grades: 6-8
| 803 students
Rank: #2727.
Gallberry Farm Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
8019 Byerly Drive
Hope Mills, NC 28348
(910) 424-1490
Grades: PK-5
| 1,024 students
Rank: #2828.
Pine Forest High School
Math: 43% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
525 Andrews Road
Fayetteville, NC 28311
(910) 488-2384
Grades: 9-12
| 1,580 students
Rank: #2929.
E E Miller Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1361 Rim Road
Fayetteville, NC 28314
(910) 868-2800
Grades: PK-5
| 560 students
Rank: #3030.
Mac Williams Middle School
Math: 37% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
4644 Clinton Road
Fayetteville, NC 28312
(910) 483-8222
Grades: 6-8
| 1,102 students
Rank: #3131.
Terry Sanford High School
Math: 38% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2301 Fort Bragg Road
Fayetteville, NC 28303
(910) 484-1151
Grades: 9-12
| 1,187 students
Rank: #3232.
Grays Creek Middle School
Math: 35% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
5151 Celebration Drive
Hope Mills, NC 28348
(910) 483-4124
Grades: 6-8
| 1,061 students
Rank: #3333.
R Max Abbott Middle School
Math: 31% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
590 Winding Creek Road
Fayetteville, NC 28305
(910) 323-2201
Grades: 6-8
| 721 students
Rank: #3434.
William T Brown Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2522 Andrews Church Road
Spring Lake, NC 28390
(910) 497-1258
Grades: PK-5
| 385 students
Rank: #3535.
Alderman Road Elementary School
Math: 37% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2860 Alderman Road
Fayetteville, NC 28306
(910) 321-0398
Grades: PK-5
| 675 students
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 50,725 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 84% (Btm 50% in NC)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 42% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.69

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