Terrell Lane Middle School

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Tel: (919)496-1855
  • Terrell Lane Middle School serves 444 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 32% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Terrell Lane 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 bottom 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 50%.
  • Terrell Lane Middle School operates within the Franklin County s School District.

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School Overview

  • Terrell Lane Middle School's student population of 444 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students444 students
Terrell Lane Middle School Total Students (1996-2016)
Gender %Terrell Lane Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
Terrell Lane Middle School Total Teachers (1996-2016)
Students by GradeTerrell Lane Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Terrell Lane Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2538 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Terrell Lane Middle School is 0.66, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
47%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
47%
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
Terrell Lane Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1996-2016)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Terrell Lane Middle School American Indian Students (1993-2011)
Asian
n/a
3%
Terrell Lane Middle School Asian Students (2003-2014)
Hispanic
20%
16%
Terrell Lane Middle School Black Students (1996-2016)
Black
33%
26%
Terrell Lane Middle School Black Students (1996-2016)
White
44%
50%
Terrell Lane Middle School White Students (1996-2016)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Terrell Lane Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsTerrell Lane Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.660.46
Terrell Lane Middle School Diversity Score (1996-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
52%
Terrell Lane Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1996-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
Terrell Lane Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Terrell Lane Middle School is Franklin County s School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 272 school districts in North Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Franklin County s School District's student population of 8,533 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $9,173 is higher than the state average of $8,969. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $10,017 is higher than the state average of $8,766. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
    School District NameFranklin County s School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    16
    1
    Number of Students Managed8,533870
    Franklin County s School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    39%
    47%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    41%
    47%
    District Total Revenue$80 MM$8 MM
    District Spending$87 MM$8 MM
    District Revenue / Student$9,173$8,969
    District Spending / Student$10,017$8,766
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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    This school is amazing! The staff here really care about these children. The principal is great! They truly care about education and your child`s success! My little man is soaring in ways I never thought possible! Keep up the great work tornadoes!!!
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