North Middle School - 35

North Middle School - 35 serves 516 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the SD average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the state average of 23%.
North Middle School - 35 operates within the Rapid City Area 51-4 School District.

Overview

The student population of 516 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 516 students
North Middle School - 35 Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
North Middle School - 35 Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade North Middle School - 35 Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 12:1
North Middle School - 35 Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
55%
12%
North Middle School - 35 American Indian Students (1993-2013)
Asian
1%
2%
North Middle School - 35 Asian Students (1993-2013)
Hispanic
7%
4%
North Middle School - 35 Black Students (1993-2013)
Black
1%
3%
North Middle School - 35 Black Students (1993-2013)
White
30%
77%
North Middle School - 35 White Students (1993-2013)
Two or more races
6%
2%
North Middle School - 35 Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups North Middle School - 35 All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown SD All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.60 0.22
North Middle School - 35 Diversity Score (1993-2013)
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.
75%
31%
North Middle School - 35 Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2013)
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.
7%
8%
North Middle School - 35 Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 14,135 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,745 is less than the state average of $10,941. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
The district spending/student of $7,966 is less than the state average of $10,706. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Rapid City Area 51-4 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
3
Number of Students Managed 14,135 332
Rapid City Area   51-4 School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $118 MM $3 MM
Rapid City Area   51-4 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $108 MM $3 MM
Rapid City Area   51-4 School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,745 $10,941
Rapid City Area   51-4 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $7,966 $10,706
Rapid City Area   51-4 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Career Learning Center - 71 (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is East Middle School - 30 (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Knollwood Heights Elementary - 08 (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rapid CityKnollwood Heights Elementary - 08
    1701 Downing St
    Rapid CitySD 57701
    (605)394-1851
    0.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 643 students                      
  • Rapid CityGeneral Beadle Elementary - 01
    10 Van Buren St
    Rapid CitySD 57701
    (605)394-1841
    0.4 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 497 students                      
  • Rapid CityHorace Mann Elementary - 07
    902 Anamosa St
    Rapid CitySD 57701
    (605)394-1847
    0.9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 349 students                      
  • Rapid CityCareer Learning Center - 71
    Alternative School
    730 East Watertown
    Rapid CitySD 57701
    (605)394-6718
    Alternative School

    1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 11 students                      
  • Rapid CityCentral High School - 41
    433 North 8th
    Rapid CitySD 57701
    (605)394-4023
    1.1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1949 students                      

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