Fort Morgan Middle School

Tel: (970)867-8253
Grades: 7-8

487 students

Fort Morgan Middle School serves 487 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the CO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Fort Morgan Middle School operates within the No. Re-3, Fort Morgan School District.

Overview

The student population of 487 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 487 students
Fort Morgan Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Fort Morgan Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Fort Morgan Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 is less than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Fort Morgan Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Fort Morgan Middle School Asian (1997-2001)
Hispanic
62%
32%
Fort Morgan Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
3%
5%
Fort Morgan Middle School Black (2001-2012)
White
32%
56%
Fort Morgan Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Fort Morgan Middle School Sch Ethnicity Fort Morgan Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.52 0.58
Fort Morgan Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
57%
34%
Fort Morgan Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2012)
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.
9%
7%
Fort Morgan Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,194 students has grown by 765% over five years.
School District Name No. Re-3, Fort Morgan School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 3,194 554
  No. Re-3, Fort Morgan School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $30 MM $7 MM
  No. Re-3, Fort Morgan School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $28 MM $7 MM
  No. Re-3, Fort Morgan School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $82,192 $11,613
  No. Re-3, Fort Morgan School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $76,810 $12,022
  No. Re-3, Fort Morgan School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lincoln High School (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Baker Central School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Columbine Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Middle Schools Middle Schools  |Elementary Elementary  |Pre-K Pre-K  |Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Fort Morgan Lincoln High School
    Alternative School
    230 Walnut St
    Fort Morgan , CO , 80701
    (970)867-2924
    Alternative School
    0.2  mi  |  39  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Fort Morgan Baker Central School
    300 Lake St
    Fort Morgan , CO , 80701
    (970)867-8422
    0.5  mi  |  459  students  |  Gr.  5-6
  • Fort Morgan Columbine Elementary School
    815 West St
    Fort Morgan , CO , 80701
    (970)867-7418
    0.5  mi  |  293  students  |  Gr.  1-4
  • Fort Morgan Pioneer Elementary School
    415 South Spruce St
    Fort Morgan , CO , 80701
    (970)867-2080
    0.7  mi  |  298  students  |  Gr.  1-4
  • Fort Morgan Sherman Early Childhood Center
    300 Sherman St
    Fort Morgan , CO , 80701
    (970)867-2998
    0.8  mi  |  388  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG

School Reviews

  • Recommended June 01, 2012 - it awesome best teachers ever - Posted by Student/Alumni

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
The Right Kind of Universal Pre-K
The Right Kind of Universal Pre-K
For years there has been a push to universalize preschool in this country in order to provide all children with the leg up they will need in order to compete in a globalized economy. While approximately three-fourths of four year olds in America are involved in some kind of educational program, the United States still ranks only 25th out of the 34 most wealthy and upcoming nations in the world in terms of early childhood education, lagging behind the likes of Portugal and Mexico.
‘My Brother’s Keeper’ Seeks to Give African-American Boys a Boost
President Obama’s My Brother’s Keeper initiative aims to improve academic opportunities for students of color, especially African-American boys.
10 Money-Saving Tips for Back-to-School Shopping
One of the most stressful parts of back-to-school season is making sure your children get everything they need, without breaking the bank. Here are 10 expert back-to-school shopping tips to get what you need on a budget.