Kent Middle School (Closed 2018)

  • Kent Middle School served 448 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 24% (which was lower than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 21% (which was lower than the Ohio state average of 62%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Kent Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 71% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Ohio state average of 30%.

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Kent Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Ohio for:

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students448 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Kent Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#3041 out of 3247 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kent Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Ohio by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kent Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ohio by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Kent Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Ohio by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
6%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
6%
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Black
52%
17%
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White
29%
70%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Kent Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Ohio by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
10%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kent Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OH.
Diversity Score0.640.48
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
21%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kent Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Ohio by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kent Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ohio by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAkron City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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