Ligon Middle School

706 East Lenoir St, Raleigh, NC 27601 | (919) 856-7929
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 1,077
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 1,077 middle school students from grades 6-8
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: No
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 706 E Lenoir St, Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Principal or Admin: Ms Gretta Dula
  • Fax: (919) 856-3745
  • Website:
School Operational Details
  • 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: 1,077
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 71.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 517 (48.0%)
  • Females: 560 (52.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 36 (3.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 304 (28.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 340 (31.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Ligon Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.09%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Ligon Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade34632.1%
7th Grade35833.2%
8th Grade37334.6%
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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

EOG - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

Math Test
Reading Test

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

Math Test
Reading Test

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

Math Test
Reading Test
Science Test
Source: NC Department of Education 2009-2010

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