Trenton Middle School

Trenton Middle School serves 363 students in grades 5-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Trenton Middle School operates within the Trenton R-ix School District.

Overview

The student population of 363 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 363 students
Trenton Middle School Total Students (1990-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Trenton Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade Trenton Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 13:1
Trenton Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Trenton Middle School Asian (2002-2010)
Hispanic
2%
5%
Trenton Middle School Hispanic (1998-2012)
Black
1%
18%
Trenton Middle School Black (2006-2012)
White
95%
73%
Trenton Middle School White (1992-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Trenton Middle School Sch Ethnicity Trenton 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.
0.10 0.69
Trenton Middle School Diversity Score (1994-2012)
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%
39%
Trenton 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.
12%
7%
Trenton Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,301 students has grown by 8% over five years.
School District Name Trenton R-ix School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 1,301 621
Trenton R-ix School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $6 MM
District Spending $11 MM $6 MM
Trenton R-ix School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,855 $8,810
Trenton R-ix School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,967 $8,968
Trenton R-ix 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 Trenton Senior High School (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Chillicothe Middle School (19.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rissler Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Trenton Trenton Senior High School
    1415 Oklahoma Ave
    Trenton , MO , 64683
    (660)359-2291
    0  mi  |  419  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Trenton Rissler Elementary School
    804 West 4th Terr
    Trenton , MO , 64683
    (660)359-2228
    1.3  mi  |  519  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Trenton Pleasant View Elementary School
    128 Se 20th St
    Trenton , MO , 64683
    (660)359-3438
    2.6  mi  |  113  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Laredo Laredo Elementary School
    106 West Main
    Laredo , MO , 64652
    (660)286-2225
    8.8  mi  |  63  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Spickard Spickard Elementary School
    105 North 4th St
    Spickard , MO , 64679
    (660)485-6121
    11.4  mi  |  29  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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