Summit Middle School

4509 Homestead Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46814
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Summit Middle School serves 825 students in grades 6-8.
Summit Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (which is equal to the Indiana state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 43%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 35% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 825 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in IN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 36% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

School Overview

Summit Middle School's student population of 825 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
825 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
44 teachers
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School Rankings

Summit Middle School is ranked within the top 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 Summit Middle School is 0.27, which is less 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
This School
State Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#846 out of 1755 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
6%
14%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
85%
65%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.27
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Summit Middle School's ranking?
Summit Middle School is ranked #846 out of 1,755 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Indiana.
What schools are Summit Middle School often compared to?
Summit Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Woodside Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
36% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% IN state average), while 46% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 43% IN state average).
How many students attend Summit Middle School?
825 students attend Summit Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
85% of Summit Middle School students are White, 6% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Black, and 3% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Summit Middle School?
Summit Middle School has a student ration of 19:1, which is higher than the Indiana state average of 15:1.
What grades does Summit Middle School offer ?
Summit Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Summit Middle School part of?
Summit Middle School is part of MSD Southwest Allen County Schls School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 825 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 36% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

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