Asheville Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
211 S French Broad Avenue
Asheville, NC 28801
Phone
(828) 350-6200
District
ASHEVILLE CITY SCHOOLS
County
BUNCOMBE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
796
Classroom Teachers
58

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to North Carolina

7

(10 is best)

Better than 61.9% of NC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Asheville Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 53 47
Proficiency in Reading 60 50
Proficiency in Math 46 44

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 49 47
Proficiency in Reading 55 49
Proficiency in Math 42 44

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 47 41
Proficiency in Reading 50 41
Proficiency in Math 44.5 41

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.65
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.72
AVG FOR STATE 15.48
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 297 37.3%
Grade 7 246 30.9%
Grade 8 253 31.8%
Total 796 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 64.3% 65.2% 51.0%
Black 23.7% 24.1% 26.6%
Hispanic 10.3% 9.0% 17.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.1% 1.2% 3.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.7% 0.6% 1.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 43.3% 40.6% 57.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 39.6% 36.6% 53.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.8% 3.9% 4.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 40,466 10,273,419
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,838.5 208
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.7% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 14.5% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 38.9% 33.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.9% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 16.0% 15.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 17,732 3,874,346
Single Parent Households With Children 7.0% 11.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.8% 86.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 54.2% 29.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 10.4% 8.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.3% 11.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.4% 11.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.5% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.6% 20.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.2% 16.6%
$15,000 or less 15.5% 13.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,864 $30,359,472 38.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $499 $2,207,077 2.8%
Staff $557 $2,463,611 3.1%
General Administration $247 $1,092,481 1.4%
School Administration $691 $3,056,293 3.8%
Operation $1,118 $4,944,914 6.2%
Transportation $125 $552,875 0.7%
Other $531 $2,348,613 2.9%
Total Support $3,767 $16,661,441 20.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $7,419 $32,814,237 41.1%
Total Expenditures $18,050 $79,835,150 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,442 $8,441,203,249 56.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $425 $659,132,007 4.4%
Staff $311 $482,027,256 3.2%
General Administration $131 $203,931,060 1.4%
School Administration $561 $870,279,909 5.8%
Operation $712 $1,104,958,182 7.4%
Transportation $359 $556,694,959 3.7%
Other $285 $442,267,846 3.0%
Total Support $2,785 $4,319,313,970 29.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,383 $2,144,679,288 14.4%
Total Expenditures $9,609 $14,905,154,259 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%