Delong Middle School

Delong Middle School serves 894 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the WI average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 28%.
Delong Middle School operates within the Eau Claire Area School District.

Overview

The student population of 894 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 894 students
Delong Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 65 teachers
Delong Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Delong Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is more than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Delong Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
2%
1%
Delong Middle School American Indian (1988-2013)
Asian
8%
4%
Delong Middle School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
5%
10%
Delong Middle School Hispanic (1994-2013)
Black
3%
11%
Delong Middle School Black (1993-2013)
White
80%
72%
Delong Middle School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic Groups Delong Middle School Sch Ethnicity Delong 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.
0.35 0.25
Delong Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
39%
35%
Delong Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
8%
6%
Delong Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,593 students has grown by 8% over five years.
School District Name Eau Claire Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
3
Number of Students Managed 11,593 902
Eau Claire Area   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $132 MM $12 MM
District Spending $124 MM $12 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,258 $12,827
Eau Claire Area   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,540 $12,642
Eau Claire Area   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Oxford Avenue School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Second Avenue School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sherman Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Eau ClaireSherman Elementary School
    3110 West Vine St
    Eau ClaireWI 54703
    (715)852-4800
    0.8 mi | 483 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Eau ClaireRoosevelt Elementary School
    3010 8th St
    Eau ClaireWI 54703
    (715)852-4700
    1.1 mi | 263 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Eau ClaireChippewa Valley Montessori Charter School
    Charter School
    400 Cameron St
    Eau ClaireWI 54703
    (715)852-6950
    Charter School

    1.2 mi | 272 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • Eau ClaireLakeshore Elementary School
    711 Lake St
    Eau ClaireWI 54703
    (715)852-3400
    1.4 mi | 442 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Eau ClaireOxford Avenue School
    Alternative School
    728 Oxford Ave
    Eau ClaireWI 54701
    (715)852-6901
    Alternative School

    1.8 mi | n/a students | Gr. 10-12                      

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