Watkins Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 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: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
8808 Watkins Rd Sw
Pataskala, OH 43062
Phone
(740) 927-5767
District
SOUTHWEST LICKING LOCAL
County
LICKING COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
957
Classroom Teachers
49

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Ohio

6

(10 is best)

Better than 50.8% of OH schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

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

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 68 59
Proficiency in Reading 61 57
Proficiency in Math 74 61

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 73 64
Proficiency in Reading 77 69
Proficiency in Math 69 59

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 62 59
Proficiency in Reading 61 59
Proficiency in Math 63.7 58

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 19.50
AVG FOR DISTRICT 19.85
AVG FOR STATE 17.01
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 332 34.7%
Grade 7 319 33.3%
Grade 8 306 32.0%
Total 957 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 88.7% 90.1% 72.8%
Black 3.1% 3.3% 17.9%
Hispanic 4.3% 3.4% 6.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.3% 2.9% 2.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.7% 0.2% 0.2%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 29.7% 29.2% 24.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 24.0% 24.6% 20.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.6% 4.6% 4.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 25,074 11,689,442
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 386.0 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.8% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.7% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 30.0% 31.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.9% 27.0%
65 OR OLDER 15.6% 16.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 8,896 4,654,075
Single Parent Households With Children 9.5% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 92.4% 90.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 30.8% 27.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 13.1% 9.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 23.9% 13.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 22.2% 12.6%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.3% 18.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 13.4% 18.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.4% 15.2%
$15,000 or less 4.7% 12.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,327 $20,977,726 51.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $487 $1,917,806 4.7%
Staff $408 $1,606,704 3.9%
General Administration $253 $996,314 2.4%
School Administration $547 $2,154,086 5.3%
Operation $692 $2,725,096 6.7%
Transportation $687 $2,705,406 6.6%
Other $399 $1,571,262 3.9%
Total Support $3,474 $13,680,612 33.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,544 $6,080,272 14.9%
Total Expenditures $10,344 $40,734,672 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,885 $11,675,377,079 49.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $706 $1,197,797,522 5.1%
Staff $406 $687,848,134 2.9%
General Administration $329 $557,606,671 2.4%
School Administration $654 $1,109,670,988 4.7%
Operation $1,032 $1,750,061,637 7.4%
Transportation $587 $995,690,600 4.2%
Other $509 $863,480,400 3.7%
Total Support $4,223 $7,161,883,305 30.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,813 $4,769,348,416 20.2%
Total Expenditures $13,921 $23,606,673,322 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%