Westover Middle School

  • Westover Middle School serves 704 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
  • Westover Middle School operates within the Cumberland County s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 704 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 704 students
Westover Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Westover Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Westover Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Westover Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.54 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 14:1 16:1
Westover Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
1%
1%
Westover Middle School American Indian Students (1995-2015)
Asian
1%
3%
Westover Middle School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
11%
16%
Westover Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
65%
26%
Westover Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
16%
50%
Westover Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Westover Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
Two or more races
6%
4%
Westover 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.
0.54 0.45
Westover 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
Westover Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
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
Westover Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

  • Cumberland County s School District's student population of 51,604 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,042 in this district is less than the state average of $15,636. The district revenue/student has declined by 19% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,536 is less than the state average of $15,099. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four years.
School District Name Cumberland County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
87
1
Number of Students Managed 51,604 912
Cumberland County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $426 MM $14 MM
Cumberland County s School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $452 MM $14 MM
Cumberland County s School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $8,042 $15,636
Cumberland County s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $8,536 $15,099
Cumberland 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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