Western Harnett 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
11135 Nc Hwy 27 West
Lillington, NC 27546
Phone
(919) 499-4497
District
HARNETT COUNTY SCHOOLS
County
HARNETT COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
819
Classroom Teachers
47

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to North Carolina

6

(10 is best)

Better than 54.0% of NC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Western Harnett Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
46%
45%
53%
49%
39%
41%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
41%
46%
41%
48%
41%
44%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

50 40 30 20 10 0
36%
39%
42%
43%
30%
34%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
17
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 6 306 37.4%
Grade 7 258 31.5%
Grade 8 255 31.1%
Total 819 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 57.9% 48.8% 49.9%
Black 14.9% 26.0% 26.3%
Hispanic 25.9% 23.4% 18.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.1% 0.7% 3.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.2% 1.1% 1.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 50.3% 59.6% 56.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 44.3% 54.0% 52.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.0% 5.6% 3.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 130,361 10,488,084
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 216.9 212
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.5% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.9% 19.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 35.6% 32.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 23.1% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 11.8% 15.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 45,086 3,965,482
Single Parent Households With Children 12.5% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 86.3% 87.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 20.7% 31.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 5.5% 10.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.3% 13.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.3% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.6% 18.0%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.9% 19.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 16.1% 15.3%
$15,000 or less 12.3% 11.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,089 $105,734,153 58.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $472 $9,806,744 5.4%
Staff $254 $5,277,358 2.9%
General Administration $91 $1,890,707 1.1%
School Administration $424 $8,809,448 4.9%
Operation $789 $16,393,053 9.1%
Transportation $294 $6,108,438 3.4%
Other $360 $7,479,720 4.1%
Total Support $2,684 $55,765,468 30.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $921 $19,135,617 10.6%
Total Expenditures $8,693 $180,614,461 100.0%
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%