East Garner Middle School

6301 Jones Sausage Rd, Garner, NC 27529 | (919) 662-2339
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 1,129
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 1,129 middle school students from grades 6-8
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: No
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Ms Cathy Williams
  • Fax: (919) 662-2357
  • Website: eastgarnerms.wcpss.net
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Magnet School
Additional School Details
School Program Type: Magnet
School Calendar Description: Traditional
School Schedule: Semester
School District Details
  • Wake County Schools District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,780
  • Graduation Rate: 82.7%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.4%
  • Students Per Teacher: 15.9
  • Enrolled Students: 140,506

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,129
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 72.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 572 (50.7%)
  • Females: 557 (49.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 142 (12.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 460 (40.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 602 (53.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
East Garner Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.2%
Black63956.6%
Asian60.5%
Hispanic20818.4%
White27424.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For East Garner Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade35631.5%
7th Grade38133.7%
8th Grade39234.7%
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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2 reviews for East Garner Middle School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on November 18, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i think that east garner is a very good school because my daughter stephanie lagunas is in 6th grade and she loves it. i have also been to the open house to see all her class periods and i think that they are very intersting.
  • Reviewed by Former Student on October 31, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • hello east garner this is lorne mitchell from the first year of 6th grade i was in mr edwards mrs johnson and mrs swarts n also mrs wilkins i miss all my friends but this is a better school thani go to now which is southern nash

Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that East Garner Middle School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on EOC and EOG state exams in the following subjects:
  • Algebra I
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
AYP Information (2010)
Overall AYP Met: No

EOC - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

EOC - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Algebra I Test
200993.9%76.7%67.9%
 

EOG - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201079.7%84.0%81.1%
200979.5%84.2%78.7%
 
Reading Test
201073.6%80.6%76.6%
200969.4%77.8%72.2%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201071.6%84.6%80.8%
200960.9%82.3%79.1%
 
Reading Test
201058.8%74.0%67.6%
200956.4%72.4%65.7%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201074.2%85.0%84.6%
200964.1%82.2%81.2%
 
Reading Test
201058.2%75.8%70.3%
200954.6%73.4%67.5%
 
Science Test
201060.6%79.2%73.5%
200957.9%75.6%68.3%
 
Source: NC Department of Education 2009-2010

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