Piedmont Middle School

  • Piedmont Middle School serves 1,097 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • Piedmont Middle School operates within the Union County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1097 students has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,097 students
Piedmont Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Piedmont Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
Piedmont Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradePiedmont Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
Piedmont Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Piedmont Middle School American Indian Students (2003-2014)
Asian
n/a
3%
Piedmont Middle School Asian Students (2002-2014)
Hispanic
10%
16%
Piedmont Middle School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
4%
26%
Piedmont Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
85%
50%
Piedmont Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
Piedmont Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
4%
Piedmont Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsPiedmont Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.270.45
Piedmont 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.
22%
52%
Piedmont Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
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.
4%
5%
Piedmont Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Union County School District's student population of 41,650 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,082 is higher than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has declined by 21% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,041 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has declined by 22% over four years.
School District NameUnion County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
52
1
Number of Students Managed41,650912
Union County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue$455 MM$18 MM
Union County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$371 MM$18 MM
Union County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$11,082$10,864
Union County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$9,041$10,591
Union County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MonroePiedmont High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1244 students
    0.1 miles
    3006 Sikes Mill Road
    MonroeNC 28110
    (704)753-2810
    0.19-121244
  • MonroeUnionville Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 698 students
    0.9 miles
    4511 Unionville Rd
    MonroeNC 28110
    (704)296-3055
    0.9PK-5698
  • Indian TrailPorter Ridge Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 479 students
    4.2 miles
    2843 Ridge Road
    Indian TrailNC 28079
    (704)289-1965
    4.2PK-5479
  • Indian TrailPorter Ridge High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1591 students
    4.2 miles
    2839 Ridge Road
    Indian TrailNC 28079
    (704)292-7662
    4.29-121591
  • Indian TrailPorter Ridge Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1385 students
    4.2 miles
    2827 Ridge Road
    Indian TrailNC 28079
    (704)225-7555
    4.26-81385

School Reviews

4  6/10/2017
This school is awesome! The curricular classes are fun and the work is challenging. However, some teachers can be strict at times and contradict themselves. Certain substitutes are hated throughout the school, as well.
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