Kent City Middle School

  • Kent City Middle School serves 281 students in grades 5-9.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the MI average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Kent City Middle School operates within the Kent City Community s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 281 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 25% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-9
Total Students281 students
Kent City Middle School Total Students (2007-2015)
Gender %Kent City Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
Kent City Middle School Total Teachers (2007-2015)
Students by GradeKent City Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
Kent City Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2007-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Kent City Middle School American Indian Students (2009-2014)
Asian
n/a
3%
Kent City Middle School Asian Students (2012-2014)
Hispanic
18%
7%
Kent City Middle School Black Students (2007-2015)
Black
n/a
18%
Kent City Middle School Black Students (2007-2013)
White
80%
68%
Kent City Middle School White Students (2007-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
Kent City Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Kent City Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsKent City 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.
0.330.27
Kent City Middle School Diversity Score (2005-2015)
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.
35%
41%
Kent City Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2015)
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.
n/a
6%
Kent City Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

  • Kent City Community s School District's student population of 1,305 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,517 in this district is less than the state average of $11,681. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,308 is less than the state average of $11,849. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District NameKent City Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed1,305760
Kent City Community s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue$14 MM$11 MM
Kent City Community s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$14 MM$11 MM
Kent City Community s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$10,517$11,681
Kent City Community s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$10,308$11,849
Kent City Community s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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