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420 E Farm Road 182

Springfield, MO 65810

(417) 523-7200

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 800

Students Per Teacher: 13

Parent Reviews

10 Parent Reviews for Cherokee Middle School

My child had come from the alternative programs and we are a low income family I have found the teachers to be very proactive with my child on his grades however these are teenagers and they need to learn how to take some responsibility and the teachers do try to teach this as well. My child really enjoys ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/10/13

This school is highly recommended by nearly everyone in town, but it isn't what it seems. If your child is an athlete, you're good. If you can volunteer regularly and can be "popular" with the right parents yourself, your child will be good. If you can keep your child in the latest fashions, it will ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/17/13

Hi, I enjoy being at this school. Go Cherokee! I love my teachers. Go Cherokee!

Posted by a student on 03/22/10

We are going on our fifth year as Cherokee parents and we couldn't be happier. The teachers are dedicated and the overall attitude is positive and geared toward the children's future success. My niece attended Cherokee last year (her fifth school in four states) and she told us that Cherokee was ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/21/08

I attended my daughter's 6th grade awards ceremony 2007. I was amazed at the achievements. Out of about 60 or 70 students, 75% were in the band. There were about 15-20 students that won the top 10 honors in each of their classes. The teachers were easy to get along with. I didn't feel they gave ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/11/07

My daughter was a new student this year at cherokee. The students in the school are so wonderful and she really connected quickly. This is by far her favorite school. She'smade so many friends. The teachers are great there. A social studies teacher in the 8th grade gives a test every week, and goes too ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/31/06

The security at Cherokee is very lax and I don't feel that they fairly discipline. I haven't had a lot of contact with the teachers. But what I have had they seem very dedicated and it does take a special someone to work with pre-teens and teenagers. I have dealt with the assistant principle and he was ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/23/04

Great school I have always enjoyed the atmosphere and experience I have with this school. I have dealt with a number of schools in Springfield and I have never had a bad experience at this school. Needless to say I have not had to deal with the principal and/or teachers therefore, they must be doing ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/09/03

2002-2003 was our first year at Cherokee. I was very impressed with the principal, assistant principal and teacher involvement with each child as an individule.

Posted by a parent on 08/10/03

Cherokee has a great varity of programs. They are really strong in Character education. And have a one of a kind Book Talk Program this schools grade is about a 92%.

Posted by a on 05/30/03

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Test scores for Cherokee Middle School

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Test Year: 2012
Cherokee Middle School
Springfield R-xii School District
* In 2011-2012 Missouri used the Missouri Assessment Program (MAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in math and communication arts, and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The results for math, communication arts, and science are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The MAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Missouri. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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Springfield schools — Cherokee Middle School is located at 420 E Farm Road 182, Springfield MO 65810. 420 E Farm Road 182 is in the 65810 ZIP code in Springfield, MO The school district for Cherokee Middle School is the Springfield R-xii School District. Cherokee Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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