Jerome Middle School

Jerome Middle School serves 850 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the ID average of 20:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 23%.
Jerome Middle School operates within the Jerome Joint School District.

School Overview

The student population of 850 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 850 students
Jerome Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Jerome Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Jerome Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Jerome Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more than the state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (ID) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 20:1
Jerome Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
50%
17%
Jerome Middle School Black Students (2002-2014)
White
50%
77%
Jerome Middle School White Students (2002-2014)
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.
0.51 0.29
Jerome 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.
58%
37%
Jerome Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
8%
10%
Jerome Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Jerome Joint School District's student population of 3,814 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The revenue/student of $6,989 in this district is less than the state average of $9,564. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $6,540 is less than the state average of $8,998. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Jerome Joint School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed 3,814 530
Jerome Joint  School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $25 MM $5 MM
Jerome Joint  School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $24 MM $5 MM
Jerome Joint  School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $6,989 $9,564
Jerome Joint  School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $6,540 $8,998
Jerome Joint  School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Jerome High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Summit Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Horizon Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • JeromeSummit Elementary School
    Grades: 4-5 | 601 students
    0.2 miles
    200 Tenth Ave West
    JeromeID 83338
    (208)324-3396
    0.24-5601
  • JeromeHorizon Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 774 students
    0.4 miles
    934 Tenth Ave East
    JeromeID 83338
    (208)324-4841
    0.4PK-4774
  • JeromeJefferson Elementary School
    Grades: KG-3 | 574 students
    0.4 miles
    600 North Fillmore St
    JeromeID 83338
    (208)324-8896
    0.4KG-3574
  • JeromeJerome High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1004 students
    0.7 miles
    104 North Tiger Dr
    JeromeID 83338
    (208)324-8137
    0.79-121004
  • JeromeHeritage AcademyCharter School
    Grades: PK-9 | 184 students
    1.1 miles
    500 South Lincoln
    JeromeID 83338
    (208)595-1617
    1.1PK-9184

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