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G R Edwards 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
720 Edwards Street
Rocky Mount, NC 27803
Phone
(252) 937-9025
District
NASH COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS
County
NASH COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
461
Classroom Teachers
28

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to North Carolina

2

(10 is best)

Better than 18.0% of NC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

G R Edwards Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
25%
45%
32%
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
25%
46%
32%
48%
17%
44%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

50 40 30 20 10 0
27%
39%
37%
43%
17%
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
16
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 6 136 29.5%
Grade 7 151 32.8%
Grade 8 174 37.7%
Total 461 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 19.9% 29.8% 48.2%
Black 69.1% 54.4% 26.3%
Hispanic 9.2% 14.2% 20.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.3% 1.0% 3.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.6% 1.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 99.3% 65.8% 51.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 99.3% 64.9% 48.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.9% 2.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 104,011 10,551,162
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 190.2 214
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.8% 5.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.5% 19.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 30.3% 32.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.3% 26.1%
65 OR OLDER 18.1% 16.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 41,222 4,074,758
Single Parent Households With Children 14.8% 10.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 85.9% 88.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 20.2% 32.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 7.4% 11.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 11.0% 13.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.6% 12.6%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.4% 18.0%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.9% 18.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.7% 14.7%
$15,000 or less 15.1% 11.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,036 $90,908,196 59.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $555 $8,358,855 5.5%
Staff $314 $4,729,154 3.1%
General Administration $107 $1,611,527 1.1%
School Administration $643 $9,684,223 6.4%
Operation $886 $13,344,046 8.8%
Transportation $401 $6,039,461 4.0%
Other $277 $4,171,897 2.7%
Total Support $3,183 $47,939,163 31.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $852 $12,831,972 8.5%
Total Expenditures $10,071 $151,679,331 100.0%
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%