3625 Little York Rd
Dayton, OH 45414
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Smith Middle School serves 455 students in grades 3-6.
Smith Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 78% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 66% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Ohio state average of 30% (majority Black).

School Overview

Smith Middle School's student population of 455 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-6
Total Students
455 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Smith Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,233 schools in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Smith Middle School is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (OH)
Overall Testing Rank
#1224 out of 3233 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
63%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
64%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
6%
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Black
11%
17%
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White
77%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 3-6
  • Students: 455 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 23%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in OH
  • Math Proficiency
    : 78% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 66% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.39 (Top 50%)

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