Lake Hazel Middle School

Lake Hazel Middle School serves 1,439 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the ID average of 20:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 23%.
Lake Hazel Middle School operates within the Meridian Joint School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1439 students has grown by 34% over five years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,439 students
Lake Hazel Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Lake Hazel Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 65 teachers
Lake Hazel Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Lake Hazel Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 is less than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (ID) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 20:1
Lake Hazel Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
1%
Lake Hazel Middle School Asian Students (2002-2014)
Hispanic
10%
17%
Lake Hazel Middle School Black Students (2002-2014)
Black
2%
1%
Lake Hazel Middle School Black Students (2004-2014)
White
82%
77%
Lake Hazel Middle School White Students (2002-2014)
Two or more races
5%
2%
Lake Hazel Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.32 0.38
Lake Hazel 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.
26%
37%
Lake Hazel 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.
6%
10%
Lake Hazel Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Meridian Joint School District's student population of 38,006 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,091 in this district is less than the state average of $9,564. The district revenue/student has grown by 31% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $6,871 is less than the state average of $8,998. The district spending/student has grown by 21% over four years.
School District Name Meridian Joint School District
Number of Schools
Managed
55
2
Number of Students Managed 38,006 530
Meridian Joint  School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $277 MM $5 MM
Meridian Joint  School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $235 MM $5 MM
Meridian Joint  School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $8,091 $9,564
Meridian Joint  School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $6,871 $8,998
Meridian Joint  School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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 Frank Church High (altern) (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West Junior High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lake Hazel Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • BoiseLake Hazel Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 475 students
    0.5 miles
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    BoiseID 83709
    (208)350-4075
    0.5PK-5475
  • BoiseAmity Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 667 students
    1.1 miles
    10000 West Amity Rd
    BoiseID 83709
    (208)854-4220
    1.1PK-6667
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    Grades: PK-7 | 557 students
    1.2 miles
    7075 South Five Mile Rd
    BoiseID 83709
    (208)855-4355
    1.2PK-7557
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    Grades: PK-8 | 278 students
    1.5 miles
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    BoiseID 83706
    (208)336-2000
    1.5PK-8278
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    Grades: PK-5 | 741 students
    1.8 miles
    9325 West Mossywood St
    BoiseID 83709
    (208)350-4020
    1.8PK-5741

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I go to this school and i think its academic programs are amazing!They offer many opportunities and i have straight a's so yes our school is great. And the teachers are amazing also they really care about you and will give everyone equal attention!
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