North Side Middle School

North Side Middle School serves 673 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 29%.
North Side Middle School operates within the Elkhart Community s School District.

Overview

The student population of 673 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 673 students
North Side Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 43% Male / 57%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
North Side Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade North Side Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 17:1
North Side Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
North Side Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
24%
9%
North Side Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
13%
13%
North Side Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
54%
71%
North Side Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups North Side Middle School Sch Ethnicity North Side 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.
0.63 0.73
North Side 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.
58%
41%
North Side 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.
9%
8%
North Side Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 12,536 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
School District Name Elkhart Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
4
Number of Students Managed 12,536 1,613
Elkhart Community s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $189 MM $21 MM
District Spending $172 MM $18 MM
Elkhart Community s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,975 $13,002
Elkhart Community s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,760 $11,056
Elkhart Community s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Elkhart Central High School (1.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is West Side Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Beardsley Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Elkhart Beardsley Elementary School
    1027 Mcpherson St
    Elkhart , IN , 46514
    (574)262-5575
    0.5  mi  |  373  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Elkhart Elkhart Central High School
    1 Blazer Blvd
    Elkhart , IN , 46516
    (574)295-4700
    1.3  mi  |  1791  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Elkhart Daly Elementary School
    1735 Strong Ave
    Elkhart , IN , 46514
    (574)295-4870
    1.8  mi  |  472  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Elkhart West Side Middle School
    101 South Nappanee St
    Elkhart , IN , 46514
    (574)295-4815
    1.9  mi  |  653  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Elkhart Beck Elementary School
    818 Mcdonald St
    Elkhart , IN , 46516
    (574)295-4830
    1.9  mi  |  453  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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Did You Know?
Elkhart, IN public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.48, which is higher than the Indiana average of 0.29. The most diverse school in Elkhart is Daly Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Indiana or national school diversity statistics.