South Middle School

South Middle School serves 636 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the OR average of 20:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
South Middle School operates within the Grants Pass 7 School District.

Overview

The student population of 636 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 636 students
South Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
South Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade South Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.36 is equal to the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1 20:1
South Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
n/a
4%
South Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
12%
21%
South Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
3%
South Middle School Black (1994-2010)
White
79%
65%
South Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups South Middle School Sch Ethnicity South 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.
0.36 0.36
South 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.
52%
44%
South Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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%
South Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,789 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Grants Pass 7 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 5,789 805
Grants Pass   7 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $54 MM $9 MM
Grants Pass   7 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $51 MM $9 MM
Grants Pass   7 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,330 $11,034
Grants Pass   7 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,909 $11,196
Grants Pass   7 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Grants Pass High School (1.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Newbridge High School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Allen Dale Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Grants Pass Allen Dale Elementary School
    2320 Williams Hwy
    Grants Pass , OR , 97527
    (541)474-5760
    0.3  mi  |  481  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Grants Pass Fruitdale Elementary School
    1560 Bill Baker Way
    Grants Pass , OR , 97527
    (541)476-2276
    1.2  mi  |  322  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Grants Pass Grants Pass High School
    830 Ne 9th St
    Grants Pass , OR , 97526
    (541)474-5710
    1.3  mi  |  1887  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Grants Pass Parkside Elementary School
    735 Sw Wagner Meadows Dr
    Grants Pass , OR , 97526
    (541)474-5777
    1.6  mi  |  438  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Grants Pass Riverside Elementary School
    1200 Se Harvey Dr
    Grants Pass , OR , 97526
    (541)474-5780
    2  mi  |  381  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Did You Know?
Grants Pass, OR 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 0.27, which is lower than the Oregon average of 0.41. The most diverse school in Grants Pass is Newbridge High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Oregon or national school diversity statistics.