R Max Abbott Middle School

  • R Max Abbott Middle School serves 780 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 34% (which is lower 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 49% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • R Max Abbott Middle School's student population of 780 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students780 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

  • R Max Abbott Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of R Max Abbott Middle School is 0.67, which is more 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#1422 out of 2,538 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of R Max Abbott Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
12%
17%
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Black
46%
26%
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White
33%
49%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in R Max Abbott Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.670.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCumberland County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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The teachers need to take basic literacy tests themselves. Some do not seem to have a basic grasp of the concepts they are supposed to teach to our students.
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