Dominion Middle School

  • Dominion Middle School serves 593 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 56% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 61%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55% (which is equal to the Ohio state average of 55%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Dominion Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Ohio state average of 29%.

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School Overview

  • Dominion Middle School's student population of 593 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students593 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dominion Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,224 schools in Ohio (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dominion Middle School is 0.63, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Overall School Rank#1828 out of 3,224 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
61%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dominion Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ohio by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
8%
5%
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Black
30%
17%
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White
52%
71%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Dominion Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Ohio by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
9%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dominion Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OH.
Diversity Score0.630.24
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dominion Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Ohio by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dominion Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ohio by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColumbus City School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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