Ionia Middle School

438 Union St

Ionia, MI 48846-1255

Tel: (616)527-0040
Grades: 6-8

673 students

Ionia Middle School serves 673 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Ionia Middle School operates within the Ionia School District.

Overview

The student population of 673 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 673 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.23 is less than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 18:1
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
10%
6%
White
87%
66%
Two or more races
2%
2%
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.
0.23 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.
55%
44%
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.
8%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,986 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
School District Name Ionia School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 2,986 822
District Total Revenue $33 MM $11 MM
District Spending $35 MM $11 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,210 $11,537
District Spending / Student $10,728 $11,612
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Independent Living Center (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Independent Living Center (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Independent Living Center (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • IoniaIndependent Living Center
    Special Education School
    201 East Main St
    IoniaMI 48846
    (616)527-0542
    Special Education School

    0.3 mi | 4 students | Gr. Inquire with school                      
  • IoniaJefferson School
    420 North Jefferson St
    IoniaMI 48846
    (616)527-2740
    0.5 mi | 315 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • IoniaEmerson School
    645 Hackett St
    IoniaMI 48846
    (616)527-8018
    0.5 mi | 156 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • IoniaDouglas R. Welch High School
    Alternative School
    830 Harrison St
    IoniaMI 48846
    (616)527-3530
    Alternative School

    1 mi | 99 students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • IoniaMichigan Reformatory High School
    Special Education School
    1342 West Main St
    IoniaMI 48846
    (616)527-2500
    Special Education School

    1.7 mi | 8 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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