North Augusta Middle School

725 Old Edgefield Rd, North Augusta, SC 29841 | (803) 442-6200
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 656
Local School
Directory
Rating

5 out of 5 | 1 Review
Find Old Friends From North Augusta Middle School

Use the form below to search for alumni from North Augusta Middle School.

First Name:
Last Name:
Graduation Year
Powered by Classmates.com®

School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 656 middle school students from grades 6-8
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 725 Old Edgefield Road, N. Augusta, SC 29841
  • Principal or Admin: Barry Head
  • Fax: (803) 442-6202
  • Website: www.aiken.k12.sc.us
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 656
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 35.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 340 (51.8%)
  • Females: 314 (47.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 48 (7.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 206 (31.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 254 (38.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
North Augusta Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.3%
Black22233.8%
Asian40.6%
Hispanic446.7%
White38258.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For North Augusta Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade22334.0%
7th Grade21933.4%
8th Grade21432.6%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 72%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:28%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 13 Years
  • Average Salary: $41,331
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
North Augusta Middle School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$35,11233%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$45,34867%
Source: SC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 5

5
5 out of 5 | 1 Review
The Overall Rating is the school's average rating from parents, students, school faculty and staff. The highest rating is five apples and the lowest is one apple.

Share Your Review About This School

Rate This School
Suggested Topics for Reviews
  • Principal leadership and staff
  • Overall ranking and student achievement
  • Teacher involvement and guidance
  • Extracurricular activities and sports
  • Classroom, building and playground safety
  • School homework load appropriateness
Enter Your Review Below
Enter Your Email Below
Reviews Containing the Following Will Not Be Accepted
  • Offensive or innappropriate comments, including allegations of criminal behavior
  • Names of individuals (faculty, staff, teachers, or students)
I am a and Accept the Terms of Use

1 review for North Augusta Middle School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 09, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This is my second child going through NAMS. Barry Head and the all of the office staff are so welcoming. Your child does matter there. The teachers are nice and work with the parents. It is such a happy school.

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

Local School
Directory
Rating
How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that North Augusta Middle School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on PASS state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Writing

PASS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
200952.1%66.3%68.0%
 
Math Test
200990.7%73.6%70.3%
 
Science Test
200984.1%65.4%63.9%
 
Social Studies Test
200995.3%78.0%79.6%
 
Writing Test
200991.1%72.5%70.3%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
200954.2%66.0%69.4%
 
Math Test
200982.7%71.2%69.5%
 
Science Test
200982.2%69.4%71.2%
 
Social Studies Test
200967.3%53.2%60.3%
 
Writing Test
200986.8%74.1%70.1%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
200961.5%67.5%71.4%
 
Math Test
200981.7%67.1%62.6%
 
Science Test
200960.2%63.0%62.3%
 
Social Studies Test
200984.9%69.0%69.6%
 
Writing Test
200983.4%69.5%68.1%
 
Source: SC Department of Education 2008-2009

School Map and Similar Schools Nearby

Click to Activate Map of Nearby School Campuses
Private
Public
This School
Similar Schools Nearby
Paul Knox Middle School
6-8 | 598 Students | 2.4 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Langley Bath Clearwater Middle School
6-8 | 485 Students | 5.0 miles away

3 out of 5
Merriwether Middle School
6-8 | 421 Students | 6.1 miles away

4 out of 5
Leavelle Mccampbell Middle School
6-8 | 413 Students | 9.8 miles away

4 out of 5
Jackson Middle School
6-8 | 331 Students | 13.7 miles away

3.5 out of 5
Minnie B Kennedy Middle School
6-8 | 930 Students | 13.9 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Schofield Middle School
6-8 | 656 Students | 14.5 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Aiken Middle School
6-8 | 620 Students | 16.0 miles away

4.5 out of 5
New Ellenton Middle School
6-8 | 182 Students | 16.7 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Ridge Spring Monetta Elementary School
PK-8 | 654 Students | 29.6 miles away
Not Yet Rated

School Community Forum

Join a discussion about North Augusta Middle School and talk to others in the community including students, parents, teachers, and administrators.

Popular Discussion Topics
  • Admissions and Registration Questions (e.g. Dress Code and Discipline Policy)
  • School Calendar and Upcoming Events (e.g. Graduation)
  • After School Programs, Extracurricular Activities, and Athletics (e.g. Football)
  • News and Announcements (e.g. Yearbook and Class Supply List Details)
  • Graduate and Alumni Events (e.g. Organizing Class Reunions)
blog comments powered by Disqus
Navigation
Rankings
Nearby Cities
Sponsored Links
K-12 Articles
Summer Advice
A few weeks ago, at the weekly after-school program I run through my local church, a group of...
Keeping Our Kids Safe in the Post 9/11 World
Recently, radio talk show host and CNN personality did a week-long special entitled "The Perfect...
Teaching Children a Love of History
Parents and grandparents are responsible for teaching children a love of history. To begin, relate...