Seymour Middle School

920 N O'brien St
Seymour, IN 47274
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 1,192 students in grades 6-8, Seymour Middle School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 23% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 38%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 33% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 41%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 35% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 1,192 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 46%
  • : Bottom 50% in IN
  • : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

School Overview

Seymour Middle School's student population of 1,192 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 73 teachers has grown by 32% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
1,192 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
73 teachers
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School Rankings

Seymour Middle School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,763 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Seymour Middle School is 0.55, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (IN)
#1300 out of 1763 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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23%
38%
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33%
41%
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28%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Seymour Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Indiana by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
40%
14%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
54%
65%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.55
This chart display the diversity score of Seymour Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Indiana by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Seymour Middle School's ranking?
Seymour Middle School is ranked #1300 out of 1,763 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Indiana.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
23% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% IN state average), while 33% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 41% IN state average).
How many students attend Seymour Middle School?
1,192 students attend Seymour Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
54% of Seymour Middle School students are White, 40% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Seymour Middle School?
Seymour Middle School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Indiana state average of 15:1.
What grades does Seymour Middle School offer ?
Seymour Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Seymour Middle School part of?
Seymour Middle School is part of Seymour Community Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 1,192 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 46%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

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