PROFICIENCY 59% 39% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #2 of 9 in Indian Trail
  • Ranked #69 of 3223 in North Carolina
Proficiency Averages
41%Indian Trail
43%North Carolina

Porter Ridge Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "Union County Public Schools" in Indian Trail, NC. There are a total of 1,310 students and 72 teachers at Porter Ridge Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 19 to 1.

Porter Ridge Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 59.0%, which is 39% higher than the North Carolina average.

Porter Ridge Middle School location

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1310
Teachers72
Student/Teacher ratio19:1

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Porter Ridge Middle School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All58%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
660%
760%
855%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All60%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
662%
757%
862%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

Porter Ridge Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNorth CarolinaNational
White 70.4% 67.1% 51.3% 51.1%
Black 11.4% 12.6% 26.0% 15.9%
Asian 2.2% 2.3% 2.8% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 12.9% 15.1% 14.5% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.7% 0.3% 1.5% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.2% 2.5% 3.7% 3.1%

Indian Trail demographics profile

StatisticIndian TrailNorth CarolinaNational
Population2,59810,488,084328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)1,25521891
Median age35.838.337.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)48%57%55%
Speak English92%89%79%
Speak Spanish8%7%13%

Education level achieved in Indian Trail

IndexIndian TrailNorth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade67.2%83.4%84.3%
Completed high school64.8%81.9%83.0%
Completed some college31.6%59.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree10.0%38.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors4.8%29.0%30.3%
Completed masters0.4%10.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.3%1.3%
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Source: The Porter Ridge Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.