South Middle School

South Middle School serves 614 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the OR average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 36%.
South Middle School operates within the Grants Pass 7 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 614 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 614 students
South Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % South Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
South Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade South Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.34 is less than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1 22:1
South Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
13%
22%
South Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
80%
64%
South Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
7%
5%
South 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.
0.34 0.37
South 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.
49%
44%
South Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
10%
7%
South Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Grants Pass 7 School District's student population of 5,828 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,662 in this district is less than the state average of $10,566. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,551 is less than the state average of $10,394. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Grants Pass 7 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 5,828 795
Grants Pass   7 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $56 MM $9 MM
Grants Pass   7 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $49 MM $9 MM
Grants Pass   7 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,662 $10,566
Grants Pass   7 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,551 $10,394
Grants Pass   7 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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 Grades Students
  • Grants PassAllen Dale Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 483 students
    0.3 miles
    2320 Williams Hwy
    Grants PassOR 97527
    (541)474-5760
    0.3KG-5483
  • Grants PassFruitdale Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 358 students
    1.2 miles
    1560 Bill Baker Way
    Grants PassOR 97527
    (541)476-2276
    1.2KG-5358
  • Grants PassGrants Pass High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1807 students
    1.3 miles
    830 Ne 9th St
    Grants PassOR 97526
    (541)474-5710
    1.39-121807
  • Grants PassParkside Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 436 students
    1.6 miles
    735 Sw Wagner Meadows Dr
    Grants PassOR 97526
    (541)474-5777
    1.6KG-5436
  • Grants PassRiverside Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 420 students
    2 miles
    1200 Se Harvey Dr
    Grants PassOR 97526
    (541)474-5780
    2KG-5420

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