C.w. Otto Middle School

C.w. Otto Middle School serves 591 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.
C.w. Otto Middle School operates within the Lansing Public School District.

Overview

The student population of 591 students has declined by 29% over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 26% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 591 students
C.w. Otto Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
C.w. Otto Middle School Total Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade C.w. Otto Middle School Student 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 0.69 is more 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
C.w. Otto Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
3%
1%
C.w. Otto Middle School American Indian Students (1988-2012)
Asian
2%
3%
C.w. Otto Middle School Asian Students (1988-2012)
Hispanic
19%
6%
C.w. Otto Middle School Black Students (1988-2012)
Black
41%
22%
C.w. Otto Middle School Black Students (1988-2012)
White
34%
66%
C.w. Otto Middle School White Students (1988-2012)
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups C.w. Otto Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MI All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.69 0.26
C.w. Otto Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
71%
44%
C.w. Otto Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2012)
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.
2%
6%
C.w. Otto Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 18,849 students has grown by 21% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,573 is higher than the state average of $11,537. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,053 is higher than the state average of $11,612. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Lansing Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
36
3
Number of Students Managed 18,849 822
Lansing Public   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $173 MM $11 MM
Lansing Public   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $180 MM $11 MM
Lansing Public   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,573 $11,537
Lansing Public   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,053 $11,612
Lansing Public   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is High School Diploma Completion Initiative (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sheridan Road Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gier Park School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LansingGier Park School
    401 East Gier St
    LansingMI 48906
    (517)755-1360
    0.1 mi | Gr. PK-3 | 350 students                      
  • LansingSheridan Road Middle School
    16900 Cedar St
    LansingMI 48906
    (517)755-1630
    0.9 mi | Gr. 4-6 | 317 students                      
  • LansingSheridan Road School
    16900 Cedar St
    LansingMI 48906
    (517)755-1630
    0.9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 310 students                      
  • LansingMid-michigan Leadership Academy
    Charter School
    730 West Maple St
    LansingMI 48906
    (517)485-5379
    Charter School

    1.1 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 223 students                      
  • LansingWillow School
    1012 West Willow St
    LansingMI 48915
    (517)755-1680
    1.2 mi | Gr. PK-3 | n/a students                      

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