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West Pender 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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
10750 Nc Hwy 53 West
Burgaw, NC 28425
Phone
(910) 283-5626
District
PENDER COUNTY SCHOOLS
County
PENDER COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
179
Classroom Teachers
15

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to North Carolina

2

(10 is best)

Better than 19.7% of NC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

West Pender Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
30%
45%
42%
49%
17%
41%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
30%
46%
32%
48%
27%
44%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

50 40 30 20 10 0
20%
39%
32%
43%
8%
34%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
12
16
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 58 32.4%
Grade 7 56 31.3%
Grade 8 65 36.3%
Total 179 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 30.8% 68.7% 48.2%
Black 39.5% 13.4% 26.3%
Hispanic 29.1% 17.2% 20.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.5% 3.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.2% 1.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 64.8% 36.5% 51.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 60.3% 34.2% 48.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.5% 2.3% 2.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 61,891 10,439,388
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 71.1 211
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.6% 5.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.1% 19.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 28.7% 32.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.9% 26.1%
65 OR OLDER 17.8% 16.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 22,812 4,031,592
Single Parent Households With Children 9.3% 10.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.8% 88.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 29.0% 32.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 10.3% 11.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.1% 13.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.6% 12.6%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.3% 18.0%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.5% 18.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.8% 14.7%
$15,000 or less 11.3% 11.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,878 $55,429,540 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $500 $4,715,000 4.3%
Staff $294 $2,772,420 2.5%
General Administration $136 $1,282,480 1.2%
School Administration $538 $5,073,340 4.6%
Operation $965 $9,099,950 8.3%
Transportation $487 $4,592,410 4.2%
Other $213 $2,008,590 1.8%
Total Support $3,134 $29,553,620 26.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,675 $25,225,250 22.9%
Total Expenditures $11,687 $110,208,410 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,279 $9,512,551,796 56.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $564 $854,397,531 5.0%
Staff $329 $498,205,494 2.9%
General Administration $163 $247,686,005 1.5%
School Administration $616 $932,587,439 5.5%
Operation $825 $1,249,784,873 7.4%
Transportation $419 $635,198,520 3.7%
Other $312 $472,868,113 2.8%
Total Support $3,228 $4,890,431,846 28.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,705 $2,582,312,208 15.2%
Total Expenditures $11,212 $16,985,065,695 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%