Smith 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
9201 Seawell School Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27516
Phone
(919) 918-2145
District
CHAPEL HILL-CARRBORO CITY SCHOOLS
County
ORANGE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
862
Classroom Teachers
59

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to North Carolina

10

(10 is best)

Better than 94.5% of NC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

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

Grade 6

80 60 40 20 0
68%
45%
72%
49%
63%
41%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

80 60 40 20 0
68%
46%
66%
48%
70%
44%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

80 60 40 20 0
67%
39%
69%
43%
65%
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
15
14
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 288 33.4%
Grade 7 291 33.8%
Grade 8 283 32.8%
Total 862 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 53.6% 54.4% 49.9%
Black 11.2% 12.0% 26.3%
Hispanic 11.4% 18.1% 18.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 23.5% 15.3% 3.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.2% 1.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 21.3% 25.4% 56.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 18.1% 22.5% 52.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.2% 2.8% 3.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 88,583 10,488,084
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,423.2 212
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 3.7% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.5% 19.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 41.6% 32.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 21.2% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 10.9% 15.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 31,536 3,965,482
Single Parent Households With Children 7.4% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.2% 87.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 71.7% 31.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 24.7% 10.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.1% 13.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.9% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.1% 18.0%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.7% 19.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 12.1% 15.3%
$15,000 or less 11.3% 11.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,773 $94,169,895 59.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $949 $11,497,135 7.2%
Staff $571 $6,917,665 4.4%
General Administration $212 $2,568,380 1.6%
School Administration $599 $7,256,885 4.6%
Operation $884 $10,709,660 6.8%
Transportation $289 $3,501,235 2.2%
Other $466 $5,645,590 3.6%
Total Support $3,970 $48,096,550 30.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,344 $16,282,560 10.3%
Total Expenditures $13,086 $158,536,890 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,645 $8,769,617,826 55.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $490 $761,365,230 4.8%
Staff $311 $482,897,130 3.1%
General Administration $139 $215,714,020 1.4%
School Administration $540 $838,895,218 5.3%
Operation $722 $1,121,679,749 7.1%
Transportation $371 $576,159,820 3.6%
Other $300 $465,716,669 2.9%
Total Support $2,872 $4,462,514,818 28.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,660 $2,579,333,401 16.3%
Total Expenditures $10,177 $15,811,614,905 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%