Northwestern Middle School

Serves grades 7 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
3431 N 400 W
Kokomo, IN 46901
Phone
(765) 454-2323
District
NORTHWESTERN SCHOOL CORP
County
HOWARD COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
294
Classroom Teachers
19

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Indiana

7

(10 is best)

Better than 62.4% of IN schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Northwestern Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 74 55
Proficiency in Reading 73 62
Proficiency in Math 75 49

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 58 58
Proficiency in Reading 54 61
Proficiency in Math 61.333333 54

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.47
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.44
AVG FOR STATE 17.45
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 157 53.4%
Grade 8 137 46.6%
Total 294 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 93.6% 93.8% 71.8%
Black 1.8% 1.4% 13.2%
Hispanic 4.3% 3.8% 12.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.4% 0.7% 2.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 29.9% 24.0% 46.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 21.8% 16.4% 39.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.2% 7.6% 7.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 8,512 6,666,818
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 84.3 184
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.3% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.9% 20.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 26.5% 32.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.4% 26.1%
65 OR OLDER 16.9% 14.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 3,102 2,537,189
Single Parent Households With Children 8.3% 11.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.4% 88.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 31.0% 25.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 11.0% 7.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.5% 12.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 18.2% 12.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 25.1% 19.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 14.3% 20.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 10.5% 16.0%
$15,000 or less 5.5% 11.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,925 $8,638,450 50.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $178 $312,212 1.8%
Staff $668 $1,171,672 6.8%
General Administration $308 $540,232 3.1%
School Administration $751 $1,317,254 7.7%
Operation $974 $1,708,396 9.9%
Transportation $712 $1,248,848 7.3%
Other $68 $119,272 0.7%
Total Support $3,658 $6,416,132 37.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,226 $2,150,404 12.5%
Total Expenditures $9,810 $17,206,740 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,571 $5,832,778,994 49.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $462 $483,356,437 4.1%
Staff $376 $393,989,155 3.3%
General Administration $200 $209,226,232 1.8%
School Administration $612 $640,322,023 5.4%
Operation $1,096 $1,148,061,426 9.7%
Transportation $581 $608,366,070 5.1%
Other $252 $264,101,690 2.2%
Total Support $3,579 $3,747,256,048 31.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,169 $2,271,124,578 19.2%
Total Expenditures $11,319 $11,851,201,696 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%