Carver Middle School

Carver Middle School serves 812 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Carver Middle School operates within the Springfield R-xii School District.

Overview

The student population of 812 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 812 students
Carver Middle School Total Students (1995-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Carver Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1995-2012)
Students by Grade Carver Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 is less than the state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 13:1
Carver Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1995-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
2%
Carver Middle School Asian (1995-2012)
Hispanic
3%
5%
Carver Middle School Hispanic (1995-2012)
Black
10%
18%
Carver Middle School Black (1995-2012)
White
81%
73%
Carver Middle School White (1995-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Carver Middle School Sch Ethnicity Carver 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.
0.33 0.43
Carver Middle School Diversity Score (1995-2012)
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.
39%
39%
Carver Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2012)
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.
11%
7%
Carver Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 25,979 students has grown by 6% over five years.
School District Name Springfield R-xii School District
Number of Schools
Managed
55
2
Number of Students Managed 25,979 575
Springfield R-xii School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $215 MM $6 MM
Springfield R-xii School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $264 MM $6 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,807 $8,810
Springfield R-xii School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,820 $8,968
Springfield R-xii School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Community Learning Center (1.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Community Learning Center (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Community Learning Center (1.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Springfield Community Learning Center
    Alternative School
    3990 West Sunshine
    Springfield , MO , 65807
    (417)888-4055
    Alternative School
    1.5  mi  |  9  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Springfield Wilson Creek Group Home
    Alternative School
    3992 West Sunshine
    Springfield , MO , 65807
    (417)888-4050
    Alternative School
    1.5  mi  |  12  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Springfield Sherwood Elementary School
    1813 South Scenic
    Springfield , MO , 65807
    (417)523-3800
    1.6  mi  |  311  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Springfield Jeffries Elementary School
    4051 South Scenic
    Springfield , MO , 65807
    (417)523-3900
    1.7  mi  |  517  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Springfield Mark Twain Elementary School
    2352 South Weaver
    Springfield , MO , 65807
    (417)523-4300
    2.3  mi  |  436  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Springfield, MO 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 0.34, which is higher than the Missouri average of 0.22. The most diverse school in Springfield is Saratoga Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Missouri or national school diversity statistics.