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James E Shepard Middle School

Durham, NC


James E Shepard Middle School
2401 Dakota Street
Durham, NC  27707
Phone: 919-560-3938
Durham County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 2 out of 10 stars
2

Grades Served: 6-8
Enrollment: 445
Type: Regular School  
James E Shepard Middle School

James E Shepard Middle School


Metro Area Ranking

#41
Metro Area Middle School Ranking: James E Shepard Middle School is ranked #41 of 44 of the best middle schools in Durham and surrounding areas (7th percentile). Cick the link to see all 44 middle schools.


State Ranking

#638
Statewide Middle School Ranking: James E Shepard Middle School is ranked #638 out of 703 of the best middle schools in North Carolina (9th percentile). Click the link to see all 703 middle schools.


Overall, James E Shepard Middle School is a 2-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Durham County, NC. James E Shepard Middle School has an enrollment of approximately 445 students and serves grades 6-8. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

74.1
(Met Growth)
Student Growth Score: James E Shepard Middle School had a Student Growth Score of 74.1. This placed James E Shepard Middle School in the 48th percentile of 2410 North Carolina public schools with student growth data available. NCDPI’s growth score measures how well schools grow student achievement over time. Scores range from 50.0 to 100.0 - with 100.0 indicating the highest growth in student achievement and 50.0 indicating the lowest.  

 North Carolina Letter Grades
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  North Carolina Math Letter Grade

  North Carolina Reading Letter Grade

Please note: The state of North Carolina assigns letter grades to public schools, on an A through F scale.


North Carolina Standardized Tests
End of Grade Tests

EOG Math Grade 6

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 19% - Level 4 (Solid)
 19% - Level 4 (Solid)
 6% - Level 3
 6% - Level 3
 24% - Level 2
 24% - Level 2
 47% - Level 1
 47% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 7

 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 12% - Level 4 (Solid)
 12% - Level 4 (Solid)
 6% - Level 3
 6% - Level 3
 21% - Level 2
 21% - Level 2
 55% - Level 1
 55% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 8

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 9% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 3
 27% - Level 2
 27% - Level 2
 56% - Level 1
 56% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 6

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 23% - Level 4 (Solid)
 23% - Level 4 (Solid)
 13% - Level 3
 13% - Level 3
 33% - Level 2
 33% - Level 2
 26% - Level 1
 26% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 7

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 17% - Level 4 (Solid)
 17% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 3
 9% - Level 3
 30% - Level 2
 30% - Level 2
 41% - Level 1
 41% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 8

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 19% - Level 4 (Solid)
 19% - Level 4 (Solid)
 7% - Level 3
 7% - Level 3
 32% - Level 2
 32% - Level 2
 41% - Level 1
 41% - Level 1

EOG Science Grade 8

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 34% - Level 4 (Solid)
 34% - Level 4 (Solid)
 12% - Level 3
 12% - Level 3
 17% - Level 2
 17% - Level 2
 33% - Level 1
 33% - Level 1

End of Course Scores

EOC Math I

 25% - Level 5 (Superior)
 25% - Level 5 (Superior)
 58% - Level 4 (Solid)
 58% - Level 4 (Solid)
 8% - Level 3
 8% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 2
 < 5% - Level 2
 8% - Level 1
 8% - Level 1



 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 Black - 66%
 Black - 66%
 Hispanic - 31%
 Hispanic - 31%
 Two or More Races - 2%
 Two or More Races - 2%
 
 White - N/A
 
 White - N/A

Please note: The numbers above represent combined percentages of end-of-grade and end-of-course tests taken by students at James E Shepard Middle School for the 2016-2017 school year, as reported by the NCDPI. Actual percentages of students may vary somewhat from those indicated.

School test scores, student data and teacher data are from North Carolina Department of Public Instruction (NCDPI) information for the 2016-2017 school year. Rankings for James E Shepard Middle School and other area schools were developed by CarolinaSchoolHub.

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Eastway Elementary School 1 1.9 miles Durham, NC Regular PK-5
Rogers-Herr Middle School 8 2.0 miles Durham, NC Regular 6-8
Y E Smith Elementary School 1 2.1 miles Durham, NC Regular PK-5
Lakewood Montessori Middle School 8 2.1 miles Durham, NC Regular 6-8
Hope Valley Elementary School 3 2.2 miles Durham, NC Regular K-5
Sherwood Githens Middle School 3 2.3 miles Durham, NC Regular 6-8
Lakewood Elementary School 1 2.4 miles Durham, NC Regular PK-5
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Southwest Elementary School 4 2.9 miles Durham, NC Regular PK-5
George Watts Elementary School 7 3.0 miles Durham, NC Regular PK-5