West Stanly Middle School

  • West Stanly Middle School serves 559 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • West Stanly Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.

School Overview

  • West Stanly Middle School's student population of 559 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students559 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West Stanly Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,561 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West Stanly Middle School is 0.29, 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#733 out of 2561 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
47%
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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
11%
17%
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Black
1%
26%
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White
85%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.290.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameStanly County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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