Southport Middle School serves 1,190 students in grades 7-8.
Southport Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 22% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 43%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 35% (majority Hispanic and Black).
- Grades: 7-8
- Enrollment: 1,190 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
- Minority Enrollment: 62%
- Overall Testing Rank: Bottom 50% in IN
- Math Proficiency: 22% (Btm 50%)
- Reading Proficiency: 40% (Btm 50%)
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education
Southport Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:
Percent Eligible For Free Lunch
Southport Middle School's student population of 1,190 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 68 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Southport Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,755 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Southport Middle School is 0.74, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
State Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1207 out of 1755 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Southport Middle School's ranking?
Southport Middle School is ranked #1207 out of 1,755 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Indiana.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
22% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% IN state average), while 40% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 43% IN state average).
How many students attend Southport Middle School?
1,190 students attend Southport Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
38% of Southport Middle School students are White, 23% of students are Asian, 23% of students are Hispanic, 11% of students are Black, and 5% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Southport Middle School?
Southport Middle School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Indiana state average of 15:1.
What grades does Southport Middle School offer ?
Southport Middle School offers enrollment in grades 7-8
What school district is Southport Middle School part of?
Southport Middle School is part of Perry Township Schools School District.
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