Southern Middle School

209 Southern Middle Sch Rd

Roxboro, NC 27573

Tel: (336)599-6995
  • Southern Middle School serves 561 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • Southern Middle School operates within the Person County s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 561 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 561 students
Southern Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Southern Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Southern Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Southern Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Southern Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Southern Middle School American Indian Students (2005-2013)
Hispanic
9%
16%
Southern Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
34%
26%
Southern Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
53%
50%
Southern Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Southern Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Southern Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.60 0.45
Southern 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.
n/a n/a
Southern Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
n/a n/a
Southern Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Person County s School District's student population of 4,671 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,572 in this district is less than the state average of $15,636. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,230 is less than the state average of $15,099. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Person County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
1
Number of Students Managed 4,671 912
Person County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $47 MM $14 MM
Person County s School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $46 MM $14 MM
Person County s School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $9,572 $15,636
Person County s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $9,230 $15,099
Person County s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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    1.2 miles
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    2.3 miles
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    RoxboroNC 27574
    (336)599-6344
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  • RoxboroNorth Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 303 students
    2.4 miles
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    (336)599-7262
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    2.8 miles
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