Southport Middle School

  • Southport Middle School serves 1,131 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 58% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Southport Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Indiana state level of 17:1.

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School Overview

  • Southport Middle School's student population of 1,131 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 66 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students1,131 students
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Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Southport Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Southport Middle School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank#924 out of 1762 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
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Asian
19%
2%
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Hispanic
20%
12%
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Black
5%
12%
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White
51%
69%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
5%
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Diversity Score0.670.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePerry Township Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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