Miller Middle School

  • Miller Middle School serves 429 students in grades 6 - 8.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 46%.
  • Miller Middle School operates within the Durango No. 9-r School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 429 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 429 students
Miller Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Miller Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Miller Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Miller Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The school's diversity score of 0.37 is less than the state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 18:1
Miller Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
3%
1%
Miller Middle School American Indian Students (1990-2015)
Asian
n/a
3%
Miller Middle School Asian Students (1999-2011)
Hispanic
17%
33%
Miller Middle School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
n/a
5%
Miller Middle School Black Students (1992-2012)
White
78%
54%
Miller Middle School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Miller Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Miller Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.37 0.60
Miller 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.
n/a
10%
Miller Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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
2%
Miller Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Durango No. 9-r School District's student population of 4,382 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,948 in this district is less than the state average of $13,207. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,732 is less than the state average of $13,450. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Durango No. 9-r School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
3
Number of Students Managed 4,382 575
Durango   No. 9-r School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $50 MM $8 MM
Durango   No. 9-r School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $49 MM $8 MM
Durango   No. 9-r School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $10,948 $13,207
Durango   No. 9-r School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $10,732 $13,450
Durango   No. 9-r School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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