Reid Ross Classical Middle School

  • Reid Ross Classical Middle School serves 351 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 38% (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 51% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Reid Ross Classical Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Reid Ross Classical Middle School's student population of 351 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students351 students
This chart display total students of Reid Ross Classical Middle School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Reid Ross Classical Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Reid Ross Classical Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,555 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Reid Ross Classical Middle School is 0.46, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. 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#1255 out of 2555 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Reid Ross Classical Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Reid Ross Classical 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 Ratio23:116:1
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
10%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Reid Ross Classical Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
72%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Reid Ross Classical Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
11%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Reid Ross Classical Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Reid Ross Classical Middle School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Reid Ross Classical Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.460.67
This chart display the diversity score of Reid Ross Classical Middle School and the public school average diversity score of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Reid Ross Classical Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Reid Ross Classical 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 NameCumberland County Schools School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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