Mt Gap Middle School



Mt Gap Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mt Gap Middle School Students by Grade
PK 18
K 53
1 56
2 67
3 49
4 53
5 65
6 101
7 111
8 137
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mt Gap Middle School is a public elementary school located in Huntsville, AL in the Huntsville City School District. It enrolls 710 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mt Gap Middle School is the 141st largest public school in Alabama and the 7,215th largest nationally. It has 24.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 710
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 24.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 29
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,215th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 141st out of 789
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 782nd out of 783
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 496th out of 783

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Mt Gap Middle School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 362
(51%)
8,170
(49%)
 Male 348
(49%)
8,581
(51%)

Mt Gap Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 605
(85%)
7,439
(44%)
 Black 61
(9%)
7,011
(42%)
 Two or More 17
(2%)
516
(3%)
 Hispanic 16
(2%)
1,311
(8%)
 Asian 10
(1%)
341
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
75
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
58
(0%)

Mt Gap Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 521
(73%)
7,954
(47%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 155
(22%)
8,119
(48%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 34
(5%)
678
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 781 ranked schools in Alabama, Mt Gap Middle School is ranked 583rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mt Gap Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (26.6%) is significantly lower than the state average of 60.8%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Mt Gap Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 448
2006 431
2007 413
2008 427
2009 407
2010 408
2011 356
2012 710

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14
2006 14.3
2007 14
2008 14.3
2009 10.3
2010 10.8
2011 12
2012 24.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.16517857142857
2006 0.15777262180974
2007 0.12348668280872
2008 0.16861826697892
2009 0.17690417690418
2010 0.20833333333333
2011 0.23876404494382
2012 0.26619718309859

Compare Mt Gap Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,327.8% 13.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,450.0% 24.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 26.6%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 60.8%
 

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Mt Gap Middle School
Huntsville, AL
Public PK - 09 710 24.5:1  
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Private KG - 12 360 12:1 4 miles
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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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