Central Middle School

Central Middle School serves 597 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the KS average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Central Middle School operates within the Kansas City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 597 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 597 students
Central Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Central Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Central Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Central Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
Central Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
8%
3%
Central Middle School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
72%
18%
Central Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
10%
7%
Central Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
10%
66%
Central Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.46 0.53
Central Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
93%
40%
Central Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
10%
Central Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Kansas City School District's student population of 21,269 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,908 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Kansas City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
43
3
Number of Students Managed 21,269 502
Kansas City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $244 MM n/a
Kansas City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $222 MM n/a
Kansas City School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,908 n/a
Kansas City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,832 n/a
Kansas City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is School For Blind High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Argentine Middle School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Whittier Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kansas CityWhittier Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 635 students
    0.1 miles
    295 South 10th St
    Kansas CityKS 66102
    (913)627-6400
    0.1KG-5635
  • Kansas CityJohn Fiske Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 1309 students
    0.8 miles
    625 South Valley
    Kansas CityKS 66105
    (913)627-4850
    0.8PK-51309
  • Kansas CityM E Pearson Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 589 students
    0.9 miles
    310 North 11th St
    Kansas CityKS 66102
    (913)627-3150
    0.9PK-5589
  • Kansas CityMckinley Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 197 students
    1.2 miles
    611 North 14th St
    Kansas CityKS 66102
    (913)627-7350
    1.2KG-5197
  • Kansas CitySchool For Blind Elementary SchoolSpecial Education School
    Grades: PK-6 | 8 students
    1.4 miles
    1100 State Ave
    Kansas CityKS 66102
    (913)305-3000
    1.4PK-68

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