Jarrett Middle School

Jarrett Middle School serves 499 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 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%.
Jarrett Middle School operates within the Springfield R-xii School District.

Overview

The student population of 499 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 499 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Students by Grade Jarrett Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.34 is more than the state average of 0.21. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 13:1
Asian
3%
2%
Hispanic
4%
5%
Black
9%
18%
White
81%
73%
All Ethnic Groups Jarrett Middle School Sch Ethnicity Jarrett 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.
0.34 0.21
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.
60%
39%
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.
10%
7%

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 25,979 621
District Total Revenue $215 MM $6 MM
Springfield R-xii School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $264 MM $6 MM
Springfield R-xii School District Spending (1990-2009)
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: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Datema House (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Datema House (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Datema House (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • SpringfieldDatema House
    Alternative School
    918 South Jefferson
    SpringfieldMO 65806
    (417)895-6832
    Alternative School

    0.1 mi | 10 students | Gr. 5-12                      
  • SpringfieldPhelps Gifted Center
    Alternative School
    934 South Kimbrough
    SpringfieldMO 65806
    (417)523-3300
    Alternative School

    0.2 mi | n/a students | Gr. 1-12                      
  • SpringfieldCampbell Elementary School
    506 South Grant
    SpringfieldMO 65806
    (417)523-3200
    0.6 mi | 189 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • SpringfieldParkview High School
    516 West Meadowmere
    SpringfieldMO 65807
    (417)523-9200
    0.7 mi | 1391 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • SpringfieldRountree Elementary School
    1333 East Grand
    SpringfieldMO 65804
    (417)523-4900
    1 mi | 276 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Did You Know?
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 0.29, 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.