South Lake Middle School

21621 California St,

Saint Clair Shores, MI, 48080-1879

Tel: (586)435-1300
Grades: 6-8

474 students

South Lake Middle School serves 474 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 33%.
South Lake Middle School operates within the South Lake s School District.

Overview

The student population of 474 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 474 students
South Lake Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
South Lake Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade South Lake Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is less than the state average of 0.87. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 18:1
South Lake Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
3%
South Lake Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
1%
6%
South Lake Middle School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
37%
22%
South Lake Middle School Black (1996-2012)
White
54%
67%
South Lake Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups South Lake Middle School Sch Ethnicity South Lake 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.
0.57 0.87
South Lake 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.
47%
44%
South Lake 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.
7%
6%
South Lake Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,404 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name South Lake s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,404 823
South Lake s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $28 MM n/a
South Lake s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $30 MM n/a
South Lake s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,245 $0
South Lake s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,928 $0
South Lake s 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 South Lake High School (0.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Parcells Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Avalon Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Saint Clair Shores Avalon Elementary School
    20000 Avalon St
    Saint Clair Shores , MI , 48080
    (586)435-1000
    0.6  mi  |  261  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Saint Clair Shores South Lake High School
    21900 East 9 Mile Rd
    Saint Clair Shores , MI , 48080
    (586)435-1401
    0.6  mi  |  713  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Saint Clair Shores Elmwood Elementary School
    22700 California St
    Saint Clair Shores , MI , 48080
    (586)435-1100
    0.7  mi  |  466  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Eastpointe Koepsell Education Center
    21760 Raven Ave
    Eastpointe , MI , 48021
    (586)435-1500
    1.1  mi  |  225  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Harper Woods Heart Academy
    Charter School
    19800 Anita St
    Harper Woods , MI , 48225
    (313)882-4631
    Charter School
    1.1  mi  |  226  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Saint Clair Shores, MI public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.35, which is higher than the Michigan average of 0.25. The most diverse school in Saint Clair Shores is Avalon Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Michigan or national school diversity statistics.