Iola Middle School

600 East St

Iola, KS 66749-3095

Tel: (620)365-4785
Grades: 6-8

273 students

Iola Middle School serves 273 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the KS average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 32%.
Iola Middle School operates within the Iola School District.

Overview

The student population of 273 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 273 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.21 is less than the state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 12:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Hispanic
3%
17%
Black
3%
7%
White
89%
68%
Two or more races
4%
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.
0.21 0.29
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.
50%
39%
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.
14%
10%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,401 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Iola School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 1,401 575
District Total Revenue $17 MM $7 MM
District Spending $16 MM $7 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,755 $12,944
District Spending / Student $11,252 $12,499
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Iola Senior High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Humboldt Middle School (7.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mckinley Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • IolaIola Senior High School
    300 East Jackson
    IolaKS 66749
    (620)365-4715
    0.2 mi | 363 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • IolaMckinley Elementary School
    209 South Kentucky
    IolaKS 66749
    (620)365-4860
    0.4 mi | 145 students | Gr. KG-3                      
  • IolaJefferson Elementary School
    300 South Jefferson
    IolaKS 66749
    (620)365-4840
    0.4 mi | 284 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • IolaLincoln Elementary School
    700 North Jefferson
    IolaKS 66749
    (620)365-4820
    0.6 mi | 240 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • HumboldtHumboldt Elementary Charter School
    Charter School
    1100 Central St
    HumboldtKS 66748
    (620)473-2461
    Charter School

    7.7 mi | 274 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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