East Middle School

  • East Middle School serves 1,002 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the IA average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 22%.
  • East Middle School operates within the Sioux City Community School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1002 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 68 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,002 students
East Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %East Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers68 teachers
East Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeEast Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
East Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
1%
n/a
East Middle School American Indian Students (2001-2011)
Asian
4%
2%
East Middle School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
19%
10%
East Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
2%
5%
East Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
72%
78%
East Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
2%
3%
East Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2010-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsEast Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIA 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.
0.450.38
East 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.
42%
34%
East Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
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.
13%
7%
East Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Sioux City Community School District's student population of 13,399 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,638 in this district is less than the state average of $11,259. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,944 is less than the state average of $11,298. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District NameSioux City Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
3
Number of Students Managed13,399673
Sioux City Community School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$155 MM$7 MM
Sioux City Community School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$159 MM$7 MM
Sioux City Community School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,638$11,259
Sioux City Community School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,944$11,298
Sioux City Community School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sioux City Sunnyside Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 238 students
    0.3 miles
    2700 S Maple St
    Sioux CityIA 51106
    (712)274-4047
    0.33-5238
  • Sioux CityEast High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1369 students
    0.4 miles
    5011 Mayhew Ave
    Sioux CityIA 51106
    (712)274-4000
    0.49-121369
  • Sioux CityNodland Elementary School
    Grades: PK-3 | 247 students
    0.4 miles
    5000 Mayhew Ave
    Sioux CityIA 51106
    (712)274-4044
    0.4PK-3247
  • Sioux CityWhittier Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 336 students
    0.8 miles
    4820 4th Ave
    Sioux CityIA 51106
    (712)274-4050
    0.8KG-5336
  • Sioux CityWashington Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 332 students
    1.3 miles
    1800 Sioux Trail
    Sioux CityIA 51106
    (712)274-4048
    1.3PK-5332

School Reviews

2  5/16/2011
It is common knowledge in Sioux City that this is the worst of all middle and high schools. (unless of course you are a second or third generation Raider) Even the recent change in administration has had little impact on the lack of fair and equitable opportunities for all students. The self-serving attitudes of the administration and most of the faculty and staff has lasting, negative implications for students. Do not consider this school for your children.
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