Marquette Montessori Academy

Marquette Montessori Academy serves 494 students in grades PK-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Marquette Montessori Academy operates within the South Bend Community Corp School District.

Overview

The student population of 494 students has grown by 59% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 494 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 13:1 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 22:1 17:1
Asian
2%
2%
Hispanic
11%
10%
Black
39%
13%
White
39%
71%
Two or more races
9%
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.
9%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 19,504 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
School District Name South Bend Community Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
39
3
Number of Students Managed 19,504 1,469
District Total Revenue $308 MM $21 MM
District Spending $258 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $14,348 $13,002
District Spending / Student $12,026 $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 Rise Up Academy At Eggleston (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lasalle Intermediate Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Muessel Primary Center (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • South Bend Lasalle Intermediate Academy
    2701 West Elwood
    South BendIN 46628
    (574)283-7500
    0.7 mi | 830 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • South BendBrown Intermediate Center
    737 West Beale St
    South BendIN 46616
    (574)287-9680
    0.8 mi | 474 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • South BendMuessel Primary Center
    1021 Blaine St
    South BendIN 46628
    (574)283-7800
    1 mi | 371 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • South Bend Kennedy Primary Academy
    609 North Olive St
    South BendIN 46628
    (574)283-7435
    1.4 mi | 661 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • South BendCoquillard Primary Center
    1245 North Sheridan St
    South BendIN 46628
    (574)283-8610
    1.5 mi | 446 students | Gr. KG-4                      

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