L. Thomas Heck Middle School



L. Thomas Heck Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

L. Thomas Heck Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 1
6 231
7 259
8 241
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

L. Thomas Heck Middle School is a public elementary school located in Litchfield Park, AZ in the Litchfield Elementary School District. It enrolls 732 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 22.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 732
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 33

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L. Thomas Heck Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 368
(50%)
5,234
(50%)
 Female 364
(50%)
5,173
(50%)

L. Thomas Heck Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 311
(42%)
5,039
(48%)
 Hispanic 252
(34%)
3,627
(35%)
 Black 99
(14%)
855
(8%)
 Asian 41
(6%)
512
(5%)
 Two or More 15
(2%)
234
(2%)
 American Indian 9
(1%)
95
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(1%)
45
(0%)

L. Thomas Heck Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 408
(56%)
6,557
(63%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 246
(34%)
3,039
(29%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 78
(11%)
811
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of L. Thomas Heck Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (44.3%) is slightly lower than the state average of 55.6%. 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.

L. Thomas Heck Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2009 654
2010 738
2011 746
2012 732

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2009 17
2010 22
2011 22.4
2012 22.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2009 0.50611620795107
2010 0.0040650406504065
2011 0.39544235924933
2012 0.44262295081967

Compare L. Thomas Heck Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
2,220.0% 22.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 44.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 55.6%
 

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Public 05 - 08 732 22.2:1  
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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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