Harrison Middle School

  • Harrison Middle School serves 964 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 67% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 63% (which is equal to the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Harrison Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Ohio state average of 30% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Harrison Middle School's student population of 964 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 24% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students964 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Harrison Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,255 schools in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Harrison Middle School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Overall Testing Rank#1570 out of 3255 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
62%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:118:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
3%
6%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
91%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Harrison Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OH.
Diversity Score0.170.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Harrison Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ohio by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouthwest Local School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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