Clay Middle School

  • Clay Middle School serves 1,233 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the IN average of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 30%.
  • Clay Middle School operates within the Carmel Clay s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1233 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 62 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,233 students
Clay Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Clay Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 62 teachers
Clay Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Clay Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.39 is more than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 19:1
Clay Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
12%
2%
Clay Middle School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
2%
11%
Clay Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
2%
12%
Clay Middle School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
77%
70%
Clay Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Clay Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
7%
5%
Clay Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Clay Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.39 0.27
Clay Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
8%
41%
Clay Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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%
8%
Clay Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2015)

District Comparison

  • Carmel Clay s School District's student population of 15,971 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,765 is higher than the state average of $11,417. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,442 is less than the state average of $10,528. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Carmel Clay s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
3
Number of Students Managed 15,971 1,465
Carmel Clay s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $187 MM $17 MM
Carmel Clay s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $166 MM $15 MM
Carmel Clay s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,765 $11,417
Carmel Clay s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,442 $10,528
Carmel Clay s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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