South Spencer Middle School

1298 North Orchard Rd

Rockport, IN 47635-1598

Tel: (812)649-2203
Grades: 6-8

329 students

South Spencer Middle School serves 329 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
South Spencer Middle School operates within the South Spencer County Corp School District.

Overview

The student population of 329 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 329 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less 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 14:1 17:1
Hispanic
4%
10%
White
90%
71%
Two or more races
6%
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.
0.19 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.
41%
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.
5%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,413 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name South Spencer County Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,413 1,469
District Total Revenue $19 MM $21 MM
District Spending $15 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $13,175 $13,002
District Spending / Student $10,680 $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 South Spencer High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Daviess County Middle School (9.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rockport-ohio Elementary School (3.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • RockportSouth Spencer High School
    1142 North Orchard Rd
    RockportIN 47635
    (812)649-9157
    0.5 mi | 482 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • RockportRockport-ohio Elementary School
    200 South 6th St
    RockportIN 47635
    (812)649-2201
    3.5 mi | 377 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • RichlandLuce Elementary School
    1057 North Cr 700 West
    RichlandIN 47634
    (812)359-4401
    4.5 mi | 225 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • ChrisneyHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Chrisney Elementary School
    311 Church St
    ChrisneyIN 47611
    (812)362-8200
    8.3 mi | 182 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • OwensboroEast View Elementary School
    6104 Ky Hwy 405
    OwensboroKY 42303
    (270)852-7350
    8.5 mi | 470 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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