School Details

Georgia Morse Middle School - 02

309 East Capitol Ave, Pierre, SD 57501
(605) 773-7330
7

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-8 621 students 16 student/teacher

Test Scores by grade

86%
86%
79%
82%
82%
78%

Dakota State Test of Educational Progress (STEP)

In 2011-2012 South Dakota used the Dakota State Test of Educational Progress (Dakota STEP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math. The Dakota STEP is standards-based, which means it is aligned to South Dakota's educational standards and measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state. The standards-based Dakota STEP results are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2012
  • Pierre School District 32-2 average
  • South Dakota state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

86%
86%
76%
76%
76%
73%

Dakota State Test of Educational Progress (STEP)

In 2011-2012 South Dakota used the Dakota State Test of Educational Progress (Dakota STEP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math. The Dakota STEP is standards-based, which means it is aligned to South Dakota's educational standards and measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state. The standards-based Dakota STEP results are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2012
  • Pierre School District 32-2 average
  • South Dakota state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

87%
87%
78%
82%
82%
75%

Dakota State Test of Educational Progress (STEP)

In 2011-2012 South Dakota used the Dakota State Test of Educational Progress (Dakota STEP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math. The Dakota STEP is standards-based, which means it is aligned to South Dakota's educational standards and measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state. The standards-based Dakota STEP results are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2012
  • Pierre School District 32-2 average
  • South Dakota state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Georgia Morse Middle School - 02 is a public middle school in Pierre. The principal of Georgia Morse Middle School - 02 is Troy Wiebe, who can be contacted at troy.wiebe@k12.sd.us. 621 students go to Georgia Morse Middle School - 02 and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Native American or Native Alaskan; and Hispanic. 23% of the 621 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Georgia Morse Middle School - 02 is 16:1. Stanley County Middle School - 02 is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 82% 79%
Native American or Native Alaskan 14% 17%
Hispanic 1% 2%
Asian 1% %
Black, non-Hispanic 0.8% 1%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.8% 1%
Multiracial 0.5% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.3% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 23% 26%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (4 years ago)

    GMMS cares about every student. We work as a team to achieve success!

  • (5 years ago)

    i go to this school and as far as i know it's your usual middle school though i have to admit that they acually do something if somebody does something wrong

  • (8 years ago)

    this school has the best academic programs teaching skills and the best students. i think if this school was on a 1-10 scale it would rate a 10. i have ment some of the students and they were wonderful. the acted like they were teachers or in collage.

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