Swain County Middle School

135 Arlington Ave, Bryson City, NC 28713 | (828) 488-3480
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 518
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 518 middle school students from grades 6-8
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Yes
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mr John Sale
  • Fax: (828) 488-0949
  • Website: www.swain.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: 30-JUN-91
School Calendar Description: Traditional
School Schedule: Semester
Accreditation Status: Southern Association of Colleges
School District Details
  • Swain County Schools District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,690
  • Graduation Rate: 68.8%
  • Dropout Rate: 7.3%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.1
  • Enrolled Students: 2,008

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 518
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 32.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 268 (51.7%)
  • Females: 250 (48.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 68 (13.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 249 (48.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 317 (61.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Swain County Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian14628.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Swain County Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade13726.4%
7th Grade13025.1%
8th Grade13425.9%
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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