Memorial Park Middle School

2200 Maumee Ave

Fort Wayne, IN 46803-1499

Grades: 6-8

617 students

Memorial Park Middle School serves 617 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Memorial Park Middle School operates within the Fort Wayne Community s School District.

Overview

The student population of 617 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 617 students
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is more than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 17:1
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
18%
10%
Black
27%
13%
White
47%
71%
Two or more races
7%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.68 0.26
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.
54%
42%
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.
11%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 30,404 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,777 is less than the state average of $13,002. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,193 is higher than the state average of $11,056. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name Fort Wayne Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
51
3
Number of Students Managed 30,404 1,469
District Total Revenue $370 MM $21 MM
District Spending $352 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,777 $13,002
District Spending / Student $11,193 $11,056
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is North Side High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lakeside Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Adams Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fort WayneAdams Elementary School
    3000 New Haven Ave
    Fort WayneIN 46803
    (260)467-5850
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 314 students                      
  • Fort WayneBunche Elementary School
    Magnet School
    1111 Greene St
    Fort WayneIN 46803
    (260)467-4790
    Magnet School

    0.9 mi | Gr. PK-KG | 243 students                      
  • Fort WayneLakeside Middle School
    2100 Lake Ave
    Fort WayneIN 46805
    (260)467-8625
    1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 518 students                      
  • Fort WayneWhitney M Young Early Childhood Elementary School
    Magnet School
    1026 East Pontiac St
    Fort WayneIN 46803
    (260)467-8950
    Magnet School

    1.2 mi | Gr. PK-KG | 257 students                      
  • Fort WayneThurgood Marshall Leadership Academy
    Charter School
    2310 Weisser Park
    Fort WayneIN 46803
    (260)755-0193
    Charter School

    1.3 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 124 students                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended October 31, 2011 - I was a student of memorial park from 6 thru 8th grade. This was absolutely the best school I have ever attended! Memorial park changed my life and my outlook on the world. - Posted by Student/Alumni
  • Recommended October 19, 2010 - Great school. I'm and 8th grader! I love it! All of the teachers are great, and they really do help you! - Posted by Student/Alumni

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