South Lake Middle School

  • South Lake Middle School serves 371 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the MI average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 32%.
  • South Lake Middle School operates within the South Lake s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 371 students has declined by 16% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students371 students
South Lake Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %South Lake Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
South Lake Middle School Total Teachers (1995-2015)
Students by GradeSouth Lake Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
South Lake Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1995-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
South Lake Middle School American Indian Students (1988-2009)
Asian
n/a
3%
South Lake Middle School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
3%
7%
South Lake Middle School Black Students (1994-2015)
Black
46%
18%
South Lake Middle School Black Students (1997-2015)
White
43%
68%
South Lake Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
8%
3%
South Lake Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsSouth Lake Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMI 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.
0.600.50
South Lake 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.
52%
41%
South Lake Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
12%
6%
South Lake Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • South Lake s School District's student population of 1,863 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,152 is higher than the state average of $11,681. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,396 is higher than the state average of $11,849. The district spending/student has grown by 32% over four years.
School District NameSouth Lake s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
2
Number of Students Managed1,863760
South Lake s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$27 MM$11 MM
South Lake s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$34 MM$11 MM
South Lake s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$13,152$11,681
South Lake s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$16,396$11,849
South Lake s School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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