Lake Hazel Middle School

Lake Hazel Middle School serves 1,239 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the ID average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 22%.
Lake Hazel Middle School operates within the Meridian Joint School District.

Overview

The student population of 1239 students has grown by 16% over five years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,239 students
Lake Hazel Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Lake Hazel Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Lake Hazel Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less than the state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (ID) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 16:1
Lake Hazel Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
1%
Lake Hazel Middle School Asian (2001-2012)
Hispanic
9%
16%
Lake Hazel Middle School Hispanic (2001-2012)
Black
1%
1%
Lake Hazel Middle School Black (2003-2012)
White
80%
78%
Lake Hazel Middle School White (2001-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Lake Hazel Middle School Sch Ethnicity Lake Hazel 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.
0.35 0.48
Lake Hazel Middle School Diversity Score (2001-2012)
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.
32%
39%
Lake Hazel Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
6%
10%
Lake Hazel Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 36,709 students has grown by 6% over five years.
School District Name Meridian Joint School District
Number of Schools
Managed
55
3
Number of Students Managed 36,709 591
Meridian Joint  School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $253 MM $6 MM
District Spending $229 MM $6 MM
Meridian Joint  School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,335 $10,010
Meridian Joint  School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $6,649 $9,580
Meridian Joint  School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Frank Church High (altern) (2.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is West Junior High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lake Hazel Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Boise Lake Hazel Elementary School
    11711 Lake Hazel Rd
    Boise , ID , 83709
    (208)350-4075
    0.5  mi  |  465  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Boise Amity Elementary School
    10000 West Amity Rd
    Boise , ID , 83709
    (208)854-4220
    1.1  mi  |  656  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Boise Christine Donnell School Of Arts
    7075 South Five Mile Rd
    Boise , ID , 83709
    (208)855-4355
    1.2  mi  |  538  students  |  Gr.  KG-7
  • Boise The Village Charter School
    Charter School
    219 North Roosevelt
    Boise , ID , 83706
    (208)336-2000
    Charter School
    1.5  mi  |  233  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Boise Desert Sage Elementary School
    9325 West Mossywood St
    Boise , ID , 83709
    (208)350-4020
    1.8  mi  |  687  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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