Salina South Middle School

Salina South Middle School serves 801 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the KS average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Salina South Middle School operates within the Salina School District.

School Overview

The student population of 801 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 801 students
Salina South Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Salina South Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 63 teachers
Salina South Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Salina South Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more 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 13:1 14:1
Salina South Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
3%
3%
Salina South Middle School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
20%
18%
Salina South Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
4%
7%
Salina South Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
67%
66%
Salina South Middle School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
6%
5%
Salina South Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Salina South Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown KS All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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 0.30
Salina South Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
44%
40%
Salina South Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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.
14%
10%
Salina South Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,011 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,335 is less than the state average of $13,276. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,356 is less than the state average of $12,850. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Salina School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
3
Number of Students Managed 7,011 556
Salina School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $90 MM $7 MM
Salina School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $83 MM $7 MM
Salina School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,335 $13,276
Salina School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,356 $12,850
Salina 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 Salina High South (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lakewood Middle School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Stewart Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SalinaStewart Elementary School
    0.5 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 380 students2123 Roach
    SalinaKS 67401
    (785)309-4450
    0.5PK-5380
  • SalinaHeusner Elementary School
    0.8 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 420 students1300 Norton
    SalinaKS 67401
    (785)309-4200
    0.8PK-5420
  • SalinaSalina High South
    0.8 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1077 students730 East Magnolia Rd
    SalinaKS 67401
    (785)309-3700
    0.89-121077
  • SalinaCoronado Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 404 students518 Neal St
    SalinaKS 67401
    (785)309-4100
    1.1PK-5404
  • SalinaSalina High Central
    1.4 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1022 students650 East Crawford
    SalinaKS 67401
    (785)309-3500
    1.49-121022

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