C.w. Otto Middle School

500 East Thomas St,

Lansing, MI, 48906-6118

Tel: (517)755-1150
Grades: 6-8

591 students

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 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 33%.
C.w. Otto Middle School operates within the Lansing Public School District.

Overview

The student population of 591 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat 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 Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade C.w. Otto Middle School 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 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.48. 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 (1988-2012)
Asian
2%
3%
C.w. Otto Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
19%
6%
C.w. Otto Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
40%
22%
C.w. Otto Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
33%
67%
C.w. Otto Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups C.w. Otto Middle School Sch Ethnicity C.w. Otto Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.70 0.48
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 16,391 students has grown by 12% over five years.
School District Name Lansing Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
31
3
Number of Students Managed 16,391 806
Lansing Public   School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $173 MM $11 MM
Lansing Public   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $180 MM $11 MM
Lansing Public   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,905 $11,537
Lansing Public   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,399 $11,612
Lansing Public   School 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 The Early College @ Lansing Community College High School (1.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Pattengill Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gier Park School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Lansing Gier Park School
    401 East Gier St
    Lansing , MI , 48906
    (517)755-1360
    0.1  mi  |  317  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Lansing Sheridan Road School
    16900 Cedar St
    Lansing , MI , 48906
    (517)755-1630
    0.9  mi  |  310  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Lansing Mid-michigan Leadership Academy
    Charter School
    730 West Maple St
    Lansing , MI , 48906
    (517)485-5379
    Charter School
    1.1  mi  |  216  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Lansing Willow School
    1012 West Willow St
    Lansing , MI , 48915
    (517)755-1680
    1.2  mi  |  252  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Lansing The Early College @ Lansing Community College High School
    430 North Capitol Ave
    Lansing , MI , 48933
    (517)244-1254
    1.5  mi  |  89  students  |  Gr.  10-12

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