Sansom Middle School



Sansom Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sansom Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 169
7 172
8 159
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sansom Middle School is a public elementary school located in Gadsden, AL in the Gadsden City School District. It enrolls 500 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 13.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 500
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 36.3

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Sansom Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 250
(50%)
2,007
(51%)
 Female 250
(50%)
1,909
(49%)

Sansom Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 290
(58%)
1,619
(41%)
 Black 184
(37%)
1,808
(46%)
 Hispanic 23
(5%)
394
(10%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
60
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
6
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
29
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Sansom Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 349
(70%)
2,621
(67%)
 Not Eligible 112
(22%)
1,045
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 39
(8%)
250
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Sansom Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (77.6%) is higher than the state average of 60.8%. 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.

Sansom Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 436
2006 452
2007 433
2008 466
2009 489
2010 484
2011 493
2012 500

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.1
2006 17.2
2007 15.6
2008 17.7
2009 13.2
2010 14.2
2011 13.2
2012 13.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.76146788990826
2006 0.76769911504425
2007 0.69515011547344
2008 0.70600858369099
2009 0.68916155419223
2010 0.49793388429752
2011 0.75456389452333
2012 0.776

Compare Sansom Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,327.8% 13.3:1
 
1,380.0% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 60.8%
 
This School 77.6%
 

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Public 06 - 09 500 13.8:1  
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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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