Ionia Middle School

  • Ionia Middle School serves 706 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the MI average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Ionia Middle School operates within the Ionia School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 706 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students706 students
Ionia Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Ionia Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
Ionia Middle School Total Teachers (1995-2015)
Students by GradeIonia Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
Ionia Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1995-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Ionia Middle School American Indian Students (2000-2012)
Asian
n/a
3%
Ionia Middle School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
13%
7%
Ionia Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
n/a
18%
Ionia Middle School Black Students (1991-2013)
White
86%
68%
Ionia Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Ionia Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsIonia Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMI 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.
0.250.50
Ionia 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.
46%
41%
Ionia Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
8%
6%
Ionia Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Ionia School District's student population of 3,027 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,515 in this district is less than the state average of $11,681. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,618 is less than the state average of $11,849. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District NameIonia School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
2
Number of Students Managed3,027760
Ionia School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$32 MM$11 MM
Ionia School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$32 MM$11 MM
Ionia School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,515$11,681
Ionia School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,618$11,849
Ionia School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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