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    West Side Middle School

    Location Address:
    101 S Nappanee St Elkhart, Indiana 46514 Phone Number: 5742954815
    Mailing Address:
    101 S Nappanee St Elkhart, IN 46514
    Basic School Information
    Operating Agency Name Elkhart Community Schools State Agency ID 2305
    School Type Regular School State School ID 1761
    Operational Status School is operational FIPS County Number 18039
    County Elkhart Locale Mid-size City (population less than 250,000)
    Location Relative to Town Limits
    School Classroom Information
    Classroom Teachers Title I Eligible School? Not Title I Eligible School
    School Level Middle School School-wide Title I
    School Lowest Grade Offered 07 Magnet School? Not a Magnet School
    School Highest Grade Offered 08 Charter School Not a Charter School
    Free Lunch Eligible Students 229 Reduced-price Lunch Eligible Students 87
    Total Free and Reduced Lunch Students 316 Migrant Students Not Available
    Total Students 727 Student Teacher Ratio 18.3
    West Side Middle School Students by Grade
    Prekindergarten Students 0 7th Grade Students 356
    Kindergarten Students 0 8th Grade Students 370
    1st Grade Students 0 9th Grade Students 0
    2nd Grade Students 0 10th Grade Students 0
    3rd Grade Students 0 11th Grade Students 0
    4th Grade Students 0 12th Grade Students 0
    5th Grade Students 0 Ungraded Students 1
    6th Grade Students 0 Total Students 727
    West Side Middle School Students by Race
    Male Female Total
    American Indiana/Alaskan 0 0 0
    Asian/Pacific Islander 8 6 14
    Hispanic 29 35 64
    Black (Non-Hispanic) 70 66 136
    White (Non-Hispanic) 277 236 513