Smith Middle School

  • Smith Middle School serves 443 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 84% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 62%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Ohio state average of 29%.

School Overview

  • Smith Middle School's student population of 443 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students443 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Smith Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Smith Middle School is 0.35, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Overall School Rank#502 out of 3,224 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Smith Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ohio by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
5%
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Black
9%
16%
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White
80%
71%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Smith Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Ohio by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Smith Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OH.
Diversity Score0.350.25
This chart display the diversity score of Smith Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Ohio by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
23%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVandalia-Butler City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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