Derby North Middle School

  • Derby North Middle School serves 820 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 34%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Derby North Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36%.

School Overview

  • Derby North Middle School's student population of 820 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students820 students
Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Derby North Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Derby North Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,267 schools in Kansas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Derby North Middle School is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#719 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
30%
34%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
35%
38%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
Asian
4%
3%
Hispanic
15%
20%
Black
6%
7%
White
67%
64%
Two or more races
8%
5%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Derby North Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.520.54
Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
38%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
10%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDerby School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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