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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • 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
288
Classroom Teachers
18

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Indiana

7

(10 is best)

Better than 61.3% 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 65 56
Proficiency in Reading 65 63
Proficiency in Math 65 49

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 67 57
Proficiency in Reading 67 60
Proficiency in Math 67.910448 53

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 16.00
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.62
AVG FOR STATE 18.14
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 139 48.3%
Grade 8 149 51.7%
Total 288 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 93.9% 93.4% 72.9%
Black 1.4% 1.1% 13.0%
Hispanic 3.2% 4.4% 11.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.4% 0.8% 2.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.3% 0.2%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 21.2% 24.6% 48.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 15.6% 18.1% 40.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.6% 6.5% 7.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 8,708 6,666,818
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 86.3 184
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.9% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.4% 20.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 26.5% 32.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 30.1% 26.1%
65 OR OLDER 17.2% 14.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 3,273 2,537,189
Single Parent Households With Children 8.2% 11.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.0% 88.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 30.0% 25.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 9.1% 7.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.1% 12.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 17.1% 12.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 22.5% 19.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 13.7% 20.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.5% 16.0%
$15,000 or less 5.9% 11.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,747 $8,198,069 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $138 $238,326 1.4%
Staff $470 $811,690 4.9%
General Administration $313 $540,551 3.2%
School Administration $771 $1,331,517 8.0%
Operation $1,056 $1,823,712 10.9%
Transportation $783 $1,352,241 8.1%
Other $60 $103,620 0.6%
Total Support $3,590 $6,199,930 37.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,334 $2,303,818 13.8%
Total Expenditures $9,671 $16,701,817 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,364 $5,601,944,604 49.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $433 $451,915,198 4.0%
Staff $344 $359,195,624 3.2%
General Administration $188 $196,361,970 1.7%
School Administration $572 $597,192,746 5.3%
Operation $1,061 $1,108,227,292 9.8%
Transportation $584 $609,791,573 5.4%
Other $357 $373,106,474 3.3%
Total Support $3,539 $3,695,900,112 32.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,947 $2,033,829,900 17.9%
Total Expenditures $10,850 $11,331,585,128 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%