Ottawa Middle School

  • Ottawa Middle School serves 598 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 13% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Ottawa Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Ottawa Middle School's student population of 598 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students598 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ottawa Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,265 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Ottawa Middle School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank#1181 out of 1265 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
6%
20%
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Black
1%
7%
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White
88%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ottawa Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.220.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
10%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ottawa Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOttawa School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Ottawa Middle School is Ottawa Senior High School (0.1 miles away)
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