Simle Middle School

Simle Middle School serves 820 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the ND average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 19%.
Simle Middle School operates within the Bismarck 1 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 820 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 820 students
Simle Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Simle Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 59 teachers
Simle Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Simle Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.21 is more than the state average of 0.19. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (ND) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 12:1
Simle Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
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.
0.21 0.19
Simle Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
17%
24%
Simle Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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.
5%
6%
Simle Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Bismarck 1 School District's student population of 12,012 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,758 in this district is less than the state average of $13,359. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,051 is less than the state average of $13,236. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name Bismarck 1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
2
Number of Students Managed 12,012 222
Bismarck 1 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $128 MM $3 MM
Bismarck 1 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $131 MM $3 MM
Bismarck 1 School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $11,758 $13,359
Bismarck 1 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $12,051 $13,236
Bismarck 1 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, ND Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Bismarck High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wachter Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pioneer Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BismarckPioneer Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 260 students
    0.4 miles
    1400 Braman Ave
    BismarckND 58501
    (701)323-4220
    0.4KG-5260
  • BismarckBecep Center
    Grades: PK-KG | 340 students
    0.6 miles
    720 North 14th St
    BismarckND 58501
    (701)323-4400
    0.6PK-KG340
  • BismarckSaxvik Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 216 students
    0.6 miles
    523 North 21st St
    BismarckND 58501
    (701)323-4250
    0.6KG-5216
  • BismarckRobert Place Miller Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 422 students
    0.8 miles
    1989 North 20th St
    BismarckND 58501
    (701)323-4170
    0.8KG-5422
  • BismarckBismarck High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1612 students
    0.9 miles
    800 North 8th St
    BismarckND 58501
    (701)323-4800
    0.99-121612

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