Sterling Middle School

Sterling Middle School serves 416 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the CO average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 45%.
Sterling Middle School operates within the No. Re-1, Valley School District.

School Overview

The student population of 416 students has declined by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 416 students
Sterling Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Sterling Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Sterling Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Sterling Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.47 is less than the state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 18:1
Sterling 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.
0.47 0.59
Sterling 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.
42%
35%
Sterling 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.
14%
7%
Sterling Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

No. Re-1, Valley School District's student population of 2,305 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,665 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name No. Re-1, Valley School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 2,305 555
  No. Re-1, Valley School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $24 MM n/a
  No. Re-1, Valley School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $23 MM n/a
  No. Re-1, Valley School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $9,665 n/a
  No. Re-1, Valley School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,160 n/a
  No. Re-1, Valley School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Sterling High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lone Star Middle School (27.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Campbell Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SterlingSterling High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 570 students
    0.3 miles
    407 West Broadway
    SterlingCO 80751
    (970)522-2944
    0.39-12570
  • SterlingCampbell Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 442 students
    0.7 miles
    902 Clark
    SterlingCO 80751
    (970)522-2515
    0.73-5442
  • SterlingHagen Early Education Center
    Grades: PK | 155 students
    1.3 miles
    301 Hagen St
    SterlingCO 80751
    (970)522-0432
    1.3PK155
  • SterlingAyres Elementary School
    Grades: KG-2 | 425 students
    2 miles
    1812 Robin Rd
    SterlingCO 80751
    (970)522-1409
    2KG-2425
  • MerinoMerino Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 165 students
    12.9 miles
    315 Lee
    MerinoCO 80741
    (970)522-7229
    12.9KG-6165

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