Southport Middle School

  • Southport Middle School serves 1,034 students in grades 7-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the IN average of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the state average of 30%.
  • Southport Middle School operates within the Perry Township s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1034 students has declined by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 64 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 1,034 students
Southport Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Southport Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 64 teachers
Southport Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Southport Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 19:1
Southport Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
14%
2%
Southport Middle School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
17%
11%
Southport Middle School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
4%
12%
Southport Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
59%
70%
Southport Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Southport Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
6%
5%
Southport Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Southport Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IN 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.
0.60 0.27
Southport 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.
59%
41%
Southport 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.
8%
8%
Southport Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Perry Township s School District's student population of 14,955 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,249 is higher than the state average of $11,417. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,841 is higher than the state average of $10,528. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name Perry Township s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
3
Number of Students Managed 14,955 1,465
Perry Township s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $180 MM $17 MM
Perry Township s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $160 MM $15 MM
Perry Township s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,249 $11,417
Perry Township s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,841 $10,528
Perry Township s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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