C.w. Otto Middle School (Closed 2013)

  • C.w. Otto Middle School served 591 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 was lower than the MI average of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 66% of the student body (majority Black), which was more than the state average of 32%.
  • C.w. Otto Middle School operated within the Lansing Public School District.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 591 students
C.w. Otto Middle School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender % C.w. Otto Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
C.w. Otto Middle School Total Teachers (1994-2012)
Students by Grade C.w. Otto Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 19:1
C.w. Otto Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2012)
American Indian
3%
1%
C.w. Otto Middle School American Indian Students (1988-2012)
Asian
2%
3%
C.w. Otto Middle School Asian Students (1988-2012)
Hispanic
19%
7%
C.w. Otto Middle School Black Students (1988-2012)
Black
41%
18%
C.w. Otto Middle School Black Students (1988-2012)
White
34%
68%
C.w. Otto Middle School White Students (1988-2012)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
C.w. Otto Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
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.
0.69 0.27
C.w. Otto Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
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.
71%
n/a
C.w. Otto Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
2%
n/a
C.w. Otto Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

School District Name Lansing Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
2
Number of Students Managed 11,378 760
Lansing Public School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $147 MM $10 MM
Lansing Public School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $163 MM $10 MM
Lansing Public School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $11,963 $13,282
Lansing Public School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $13,341 $13,147
Lansing Public School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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