Houston Middle School



Houston Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Houston Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 120
7 142
8 108
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Houston Middle School is a public elementary school located in Houston, AK in the Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District. It enrolls 370 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 26.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 370
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 26.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 13.74

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Houston Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 202
(55%)
6,767
(52%)
 Female 168
(45%)
6,238
(48%)

Houston Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 255
(69%)
9,549
(73%)
 American Indian 77
(21%)
2,234
(17%)
 Hispanic 16
(4%)
409
(3%)
 Asian 11
(3%)
332
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 7
(2%)
162
(1%)
 Black 4
(1%)
314
(2%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
5
(0%)

Houston Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 180
(49%)
3,704
(28%)
 Not Eligible 166
(45%)
8,698
(67%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 24
(6%)
603
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Houston Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (55.1%) is slightly higher than the state average of 51.0%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Houston Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 342
2006 354
2007 349
2008 342
2009 322
2010 338
2011 404
2012 370

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.9
2006 13.6
2007 14.5
2008 15.2
2009 14
2010 14.9
2011 18.8
2012 26.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.59649122807018
2006 0.54519774011299
2007 0.48710601719198
2008 0.52046783625731
2009 0.57453416149068
2010 0.63609467455621
2011 0.55940594059406
2012 0.55135135135135

Compare Houston Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,626.9% 16.3:1
 
2,690.0% 26.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.0%
 
This School 55.1%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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