Copley-fairlawn Middle School

1531 South Cleveland Massillon,

Copley, OH, 44321-1907

Tel: (330)664-4875
Grades: 5-8

1,089 students

Copley-fairlawn Middle School serves 1,089 students in grades 5-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the OH average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Copley-fairlawn Middle School operates within the Copley-fairlawn City School District.

Overview

The student population of 1089 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 1,089 students
Copley-fairlawn Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 62 teachers
Copley-fairlawn Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Copley-fairlawn Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 is equal to the state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 18:1
Copley-fairlawn Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
2%
Copley-fairlawn Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
4%
Copley-fairlawn Middle School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
14%
17%
Copley-fairlawn Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
74%
73%
Copley-fairlawn Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Copley-fairlawn Middle School Sch Ethnicity Copley-fairlawn 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.
0.43 0.43
Copley-fairlawn Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
15%
37%
Copley-fairlawn Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
4%
6%
Copley-fairlawn Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,298 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Copley-fairlawn City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 3,298 979
Copley-fairlawn City School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $35 MM $12 MM
District Spending $34 MM $11 MM
Copley-fairlawn City School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,286 $10,997
District Spending / Student $10,070 $10,473
Copley-fairlawn City School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Copley High School (1.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Norton Middle/intermediate School (3.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Arrowhead Primary Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • Recommended March 16, 2012 - I am an African-American who has lived in Copley for 34 years. I know the school system to be fantastic! I have a niece who graduated with the class of 2004 and a nephew with the class of 2001. Go Copley! - Posted by Parent

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