Simle Middle School

  • Simle Middle School serves 869 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the ND average of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 20%.
  • Simle Middle School operates within the Bismarck 1 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 869 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students869 students
Simle Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Simle Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
Simle Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeSimle Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(ND) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:112:1
Simle Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
8%
9%
Simle Middle School American Indian Students (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
1%
Simle Middle School Asian Students (1988-2010)
Hispanic
2%
4%
Simle Middle School Black Students (1989-2015)
Black
2%
4%
Simle Middle School Black Students (1999-2015)
White
87%
80%
Simle Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Simle Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsSimle Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownND All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.240.35
Simle 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.
17%
24%
Simle Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
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.
4%
6%
Simle Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Bismarck 1 School District's student population of 12,337 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,801 in this district is less than the state average of $13,359. The district revenue/student has declined by 16% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,070 is less than the state average of $13,236. The district spending/student has declined by 28% over four years.
School District NameBismarck 1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
25
2
Number of Students Managed12,337199
Bismarck 1 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$128 MM$3 MM
Bismarck 1 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$131 MM$3 MM
Bismarck 1 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,801$13,359
Bismarck 1 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,070$13,236
Bismarck 1 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, ND Dept. of Education

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