South Lake Middle School

South Lake Middle School serves 413 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the MI average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 32%.
South Lake Middle School operates within the South Lake s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 413 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 413 students
South Lake Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % South Lake Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
South Lake Middle School Total Teachers (1994-2014)
Students by Grade South Lake Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 19:1
South Lake Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2014)
Hispanic
1%
7%
South Lake Middle School Black Students (1992-2014)
Black
47%
18%
South Lake Middle School Black Students (1996-2014)
White
44%
68%
South Lake Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
8%
3%
South Lake Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.58 0.27
South Lake 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.
53%
43%
South Lake Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
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.
6%
6%
South Lake Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

South Lake s School District's student population of 1,987 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,904 is higher than the state average of $11,681. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $14,841 is higher than the state average of $11,849. The district spending/student has grown by 17% over four years.
School District Name South Lake s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 1,987 784
South Lake s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $27 MM $11 MM
South Lake s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $34 MM $11 MM
South Lake s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,904 $11,681
South Lake s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $14,841 $11,849
South Lake s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is South Lake High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Heart Academy (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Avalon Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saint Clair ShoresAvalon Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 300 students
    0.6 miles
    20000 Avalon St
    Saint Clair ShoresMI 48080
    (586)435-1000
    0.6KG-5300
  • Saint Clair ShoresSouth Lake High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 609 students
    0.6 miles
    21900 East 9 Mile Rd
    Saint Clair ShoresMI 48080
    (586)435-1401
    0.69-12609
  • Saint Clair ShoresElmwood Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 413 students
    0.7 miles
    22700 California St
    Saint Clair ShoresMI 48080
    (586)435-1100
    0.7KG-5413
  • Harper WoodsHeart AcademyCharter School
    Grades: KG-12 | 159 students
    1.1 miles
    19800 Anita St
    Harper WoodsMI 48225
    (313)882-4631
    1.1KG-12159
  • EastpointeKoepsell Education Center
    Grades: KG-5 | 206 students
    1.1 miles
    21760 Raven Ave
    EastpointeMI 48021
    (586)435-1500
    1.1KG-5206

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