South Asheboro Middle School

  • South Asheboro Middle School serves 539 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (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 43% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • South Asheboro Middle School placed in the bottom 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 14:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 52%.

Top Placements

South Asheboro Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

  • South Asheboro Middle School's student population of 539 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students539 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • South Asheboro Middle School is ranked within the bottom 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 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of South Asheboro Middle School is 0.66, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1341 out of 2555 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
35%
17%
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Black
14%
25%
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White
45%
48%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in South Asheboro Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.660.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAsheboro City Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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