Memorial Park Middle School

2200 Maumee Ave

Fort Wayne, IN 46803-1499

Tel: (260)467-5300
Grades 6-8
652 students
Memorial Park Middle School serves 652 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the IN average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Memorial Park Middle School operates within the Fort Wayne Community s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 652 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 652 students
Memorial Park Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Memorial Park Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Memorial Park Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Memorial Park Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 18:1
Memorial Park Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
2%
2%
Memorial Park Middle School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
19%
10%
Memorial Park Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
27%
12%
Memorial Park Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
45%
71%
Memorial Park Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
7%
4%
Memorial Park 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.
0.69 0.27
Memorial Park 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.
53%
41%
Memorial Park 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.
12%
8%
Memorial Park Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Fort Wayne Community s School District's student population of 30,783 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,020 in this district is less than the state average of $12,273. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,893 is higher than the state average of $10,163. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Fort Wayne Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
50
3
Number of Students Managed 30,783 1,472
Fort Wayne Community s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $379 MM $19 MM
Fort Wayne Community s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $344 MM $16 MM
Fort Wayne Community s School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $12,020 $12,273
Fort Wayne Community s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $10,893 $10,163
Fort Wayne Community s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is North Side High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lakeside Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Adams Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • Fort WayneAdams Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 330 students
    0.7 miles
    3000 New Haven Ave
    Fort WayneIN 46803
    (260)467-5850
    0.7PK-5330
  • Fort WayneBunche Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: PK-KG | 245 students
    0.9 miles
    1111 Greene St
    Fort WayneIN 46803
    (260)467-4790
    0.9PK-KG245
  • Fort WayneLakeside Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 503 students
    1 miles
    2100 Lake Ave
    Fort WayneIN 46805
    (260)467-8625
    16-8503
  • Fort WayneWhitney M Young Early Childhood Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: PK-KG | 262 students
    1.2 miles
    1026 East Pontiac St
    Fort WayneIN 46803
    (260)467-8950
    1.2PK-KG262
  • Fort WayneThurgood Marshall Leadership AcademyCharter School
    Grades: KG-8 | 125 students
    1.3 miles
    2310 Weisser Park
    Fort WayneIN 46803
    (260)755-0193
    1.3KG-8125

School Reviews

I was a student of memorial park from 6 thru 8th grade. This was absolutely the best school I have ever attended! Memorial park changed my life and my outlook on the world.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 10/31/11
Great school. I'm and 8th grader! I love it! All of the teachers are great, and they really do help you!
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 10/19/10

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