Fort Morgan Middle School

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

481 students

Fort Morgan Middle School serves 481 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the CO average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% 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 481 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 481 students
Fort Morgan Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Fort Morgan Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
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 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Fort Morgan Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
61%
32%
Fort Morgan Middle School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
2%
5%
Fort Morgan Middle School Black (2001-2013)
White
36%
56%
Fort Morgan Middle School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
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.
0.50 0.38
Fort Morgan Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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%
34%
Fort Morgan Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2013)
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%
7%
Fort Morgan Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,153 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name No. Re-3, Fort Morgan School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 3,153 594
  No. Re-3, Fort Morgan School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $30 MM $7 MM
District Spending $28 MM $7 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,410 $11,613
  No. Re-3, Fort Morgan School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,794 $12,022
  No. Re-3, Fort Morgan School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (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)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Fort MorganLincoln High School
    Alternative School
    230 Walnut St
    Fort MorganCO 80701
    (970)867-2924
    Alternative School

    0.2 mi | 54 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Fort MorganBaker Central School
    300 Lake St
    Fort MorganCO 80701
    (970)867-8422
    0.5 mi | 473 students | Gr. 5-6                      
  • Fort MorganColumbine Elementary School
    815 West St
    Fort MorganCO 80701
    (970)867-7418
    0.5 mi | 262 students | Gr. 1-4                      
  • Fort MorganPioneer Elementary School
    415 South Spruce St
    Fort MorganCO 80701
    (970)867-2080
    0.7 mi | 281 students | Gr. 1-4                      
  • Fort MorganSherman Early Childhood Center
    300 Sherman St
    Fort MorganCO 80701
    (970)867-2998
    0.8 mi | 406 students | Gr. PK-KG                      

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