Pipkin Middle School

Pipkin Middle School serves 567 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Pipkin Middle School operates within the Springfield R-xii School District.

Overview

The student population of 567 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 567 students
Pipkin Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Pipkin Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Pipkin Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 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 13:1 13:1
Pipkin Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Pipkin Middle School Asian (1994-2012)
Hispanic
7%
5%
Pipkin Middle School Hispanic (1992-2012)
Black
17%
18%
Pipkin Middle School Black (1992-2012)
White
72%
73%
Pipkin Middle School White (1992-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Pipkin Middle School Sch Ethnicity Pipkin 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.
0.45 0.21
Pipkin Middle School Diversity Score (1992-2012)
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.
62%
39%
Pipkin 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.
8%
7%
Pipkin 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 25,979 621
Springfield R-xii School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
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: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Juvenile Justice Center (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Central High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Central High School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Springfield Juvenile Justice Center
    Alternative School
    1111 North Robberson
    Springfield , MO 65802
    (417)868-4008
    Alternative School
    0.1  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Springfield Bailey Educational Center
    Alternative School
    501 West Central
    Springfield , MO 65802
    (417)523-2700
    Alternative School
    0.3  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Springfield Central High School
    423 East Central
    Springfield , MO 65802
    (417)523-9600
    0.4  mi  |  1681  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Springfield Boyd Elementary School
    1409 Washington
    Springfield , MO 65802
    (417)523-1500
    0.4  mi  |  254  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Springfield Weaver Elementary School
    1461 North Douglas
    Springfield , MO 65802
    (417)523-1200
    0.5  mi  |  340  students  |  Gr.  PK-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.