Garrett Middle School

  • Garrett Middle School serves 415 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is equal to the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Garrett Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Garrett Middle School's student population of 415 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students415 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Garrett Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Garrett Middle School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank#888 out of 1762 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:117:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
4%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Garrett Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Garrett Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
92%
68%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Garrett Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Garrett Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.150.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Garrett Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGarrett-Keyser-Butler Com School Corp School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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