C.w. Otto Middle School (Closed 2013)

500 East Thomas St
Lansing, MI 48906
(School attendance zone shown in map)
C.w. Otto Middle School served 591 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 9% (which was lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 30% (which was lower than the Michigan state average of 64%) for the 2011-12 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 was equal to the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment was 67% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students591 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of C.w. Otto Middle School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
9%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of C.w. Otto Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
30%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of C.w. Otto Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in C.w. Otto Middle School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
19%
8%
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Black
40%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in C.w. Otto Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
33%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in C.w. Otto Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in C.w. Otto Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score
0.700.52
This chart display the diversity score of C.w. Otto Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in C.w. Otto Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in C.w. Otto Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLansing Public School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to C.w. Otto Middle School is The Early College Lansing Community College (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Midmichigan Leadership Academy (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gier Park School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lansing Gier Park School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-3 | 376 students
    0.1 miles
    401 East Gier St
    Lansing, MI 48906
    (517) 755-1360
    0.1 PK-3 376
  • Lansing Sheridan Road Math: 16% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-6 | 310 students
    0.9 miles
    16900 Cedar St
    Lansing, MI 48906
    (517) 755-1630
    0.9 4-6 310
  • Lansing Early Lansing Community College Head Start Special Education School
    Grades: PK
    1.1 miles
    820 North Washington Ave
    Lansing, MI 48906
    (517) 485-3504
    1.1 PK n/a
  • Lansing Midmichigan Leadership Academy Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 315 students
    1.1 miles
    730 West Maple St
    Lansing, MI 48906
    (517) 485-5379
    1.1 PK-8 315
  • Lansing Willow School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 158 students
    1.2 miles
    1012 West Willow St
    Lansing, MI 48915
    (517) 755-1680
    1.2 PK-4 158
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