South Lewis Middle School

4264 East Rd,

Turin, NY, 13473-0070

Tel: (315)348-2570
Grades: 6-8

225 students

South Lewis Middle School serves 225 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 52%.
South Lewis Middle School operates within the South Lewis Central School District.

Overview

The student population of 225 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 225 students
South Lewis Middle School Total Students (1995-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
South Lewis Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1995-2012)
Students by Grade South Lewis Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 13:1
South Lewis Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1995-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
8%
Hispanic
n/a
23%
Black
n/a
19%
South Lewis Middle School Black (2001-2011)
White
97%
48%
South Lewis Middle School White (1995-2012)
All Ethnic Groups South Lewis Middle School Sch Ethnicity South Lewis 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.
0.06 0.35
South Lewis Middle School Diversity Score (2001-2012)
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.
54%
42%
South Lewis 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.
14%
7%
South Lewis Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,073 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name South Lewis Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 1,073 1,324
South Lewis Central   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $24 MM $29 MM
South Lewis Central   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $24 MM $29 MM
South Lewis Central   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $22,216 $21,692
South Lewis Central   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $22,124 $21,514
South Lewis Central   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is South Lewis Senior High School (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Adirondack Middle School (11.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Port Leyden Elementary School (4.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Turin South Lewis Senior High School
    4264 East Rd
    Turin , NY , 13473
    (315)348-2520
    0  mi  |  347  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Port Leyden Port Leyden Elementary School
    3336 Lincoln St
    Port Leyden , NY , 13433
    (315)348-2660
    4.6  mi  |  222  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Glenfield Glenfield Elementary School
    5960 Main St
    Glenfield , NY , 13343
    (315)348-2620
    4.9  mi  |  190  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Constableville Constableville Elementary School
    5837 Main St
    Constableville , NY , 13325
    (315)348-2600
    5.5  mi  |  89  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Boonville Boonville Elementary School
    110 Ford St
    Boonville , NY , 13309
    (315)942-9220
    11.1  mi  |  360  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Lewis County, NY 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 0.26, which is lower than the New York average of 0.35. The most diverse school district in Lewis County is Centralia School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.