Polk County Middle School

321 Wolverine Trail, Mill Spring, NC 28756 | (828) 894-2215
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 545
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 545 middle school students from grades 6-8
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Yes
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mr William Utz
  • Fax: (828) 894-0191
  • Website: www.polk.k12.nc.us
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
Additional School Details
Date School Opened: 02-JUL-05
School Calendar Description: Traditional
School Schedule: Semester
School District Details
  • Polk County Schools District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $10,055
  • Graduation Rate: 79.7%
  • Dropout Rate: 5.4%
  • Students Per Teacher: 13.7
  • Enrolled Students: 2,579

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 545
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 41.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 269 (49.4%)
  • Females: 276 (50.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 53 (9.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 232 (42.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 285 (52.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Polk County Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Polk County Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade18734.3%
7th Grade18133.2%
8th Grade17732.5%
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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