Mcpherson Middle School

Mcpherson Middle School serves 553 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the KS average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Mcpherson Middle School operates within the Mcpherson School District.

School Overview

The student population of 553 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 39% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 553 students
Mcpherson Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Mcpherson Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Mcpherson Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Mcpherson Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 14:1
Mcpherson Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
8%
18%
Mcpherson Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
1%
7%
Mcpherson Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
87%
66%
Mcpherson Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
4%
5%
Mcpherson 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.
0.24 0.30
Mcpherson 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.
29%
40%
Mcpherson 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.
13%
10%
Mcpherson Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Mcpherson School District's student population of 2,441 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,412 in this district is less than the state average of $13,276. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,827 is less than the state average of $12,850. The district spending/student has grown by 26% over four years.
School District Name Mcpherson School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 2,441 556
Mcpherson School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $24 MM $7 MM
Mcpherson School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $25 MM $7 MM
Mcpherson School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,412 $13,276
Mcpherson School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,827 $12,850
Mcpherson School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
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 Mcpherson High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Canton-galva Elementary At Galva (6.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Washington Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • McphersonWashington Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 281 students
    0.2 miles
    128 North Park
    McphersonKS 67460
    (620)241-9560
    0.2PK-5281
  • McphersonMcpherson High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 719 students
    0.6 miles
    801 East First St
    McphersonKS 67460
    (620)241-9500
    0.69-12719
  • McphersonLincoln Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 281 students
    0.8 miles
    900 North Ash
    McphersonKS 67460
    (620)241-9540
    0.8PK-5281
  • Mcpherson Roosevelt Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 336 students
    0.8 miles
    800 South Walnut
    McphersonKS 67460
    (620)241-9550
    0.8PK-5336
  • McphersonEisenhower Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 263 students
    1.9 miles
    301 East Wickersham Dr
    McphersonKS 67460
    (620)241-9430
    1.9PK-5263

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