South Middle School

South Middle School serves 904 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the ID average of 20:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 23%.
South Middle School operates within the Nampa School District.

School Overview

The student population of 904 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 904 students
South Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % South Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
South Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade South Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is more than the state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (ID) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 20:1
South Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
1%
South Middle School Asian Students (2002-2014)
Hispanic
26%
17%
South Middle School Black Students (2002-2014)
Black
1%
1%
South Middle School Black Students (2002-2014)
White
70%
77%
South Middle School White Students (2002-2014)
Hawaiian
2%
n/a
South Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
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.
0.45 0.29
South Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
44%
37%
South Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
10%
10%
South Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Nampa School District's student population of 16,241 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $7,152 in this district is less than the state average of $9,564. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $6,856 is less than the state average of $8,998. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District Name Nampa School District
Number of Schools
Managed
27
2
Number of Students Managed 16,241 530
Nampa   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $110 MM $5 MM
Nampa   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $105 MM $5 MM
Nampa   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $7,152 $9,564
Nampa   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $6,856 $8,998
Nampa   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Idaho Center Of Adv Technology (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Iowa Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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