Salina South Middle School

  • Salina South Middle School serves 767 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the KS average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 35%.
  • Salina South Middle School operates within the Salina School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 767 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 62 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 767 students
Salina South Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Salina South Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 62 teachers
Salina South Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Salina South Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
Salina South Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Salina South Middle School American Indian Students (1988-2013)
Asian
3%
3%
Salina South Middle School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
25%
19%
Salina South Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
3%
7%
Salina South Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
62%
65%
Salina South Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Salina South Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
7%
5%
Salina South 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.
0.55 0.31
Salina South 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 n/a
Salina South Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
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 n/a
Salina South Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Salina School District's student population of 7,109 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,567 in this district is less than the state average of $13,603. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,540 is less than the state average of $13,446. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Salina School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
3
Number of Students Managed 7,109 531
Salina School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $92 MM $7 MM
Salina School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $84 MM $7 MM
Salina School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $12,567 $13,603
Salina School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $11,540 $13,446
Salina School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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