Safford Middle School



Safford Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Safford Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 263
8 237
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Safford Middle School is a public elementary school located in Safford, AZ in the Safford Unified School District. It enrolls 500 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 20.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 500
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20:1
Full Time Teachers: 25

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Safford Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 255
(51%)
1,093
(48%)
 Male 245
(49%)
1,169
(52%)

Safford Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 247
(49%)
1,109
(49%)
 White 239
(48%)
1,063
(47%)
 Black 8
(2%)
32
(1%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
14
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
16
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
23
(1%)

Safford Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 232
(46%)
1,191
(53%)
 Not Eligible 220
(44%)
866
(38%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 48
(10%)
205
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Safford Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (56.0%) is slightly higher than the state average of 55.6%. 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.

Safford Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 419
2006 417
2007 399
2008 414
2009 456
2010 474
2011 483
2012 500

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.1
2006 18.3
2007 17.5
2008 17.8
2009 18.9
2010 19.9
2011 20.1
2012 20

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005
2006
2007 0.46365914786967
2008 0.42512077294686
2009 0.0087719298245614
2010 0.063291139240506
2011 N/A
2012 0.56

Compare Safford Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
2,000.0% 20.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 55.6%
 
This School 56.0%
 

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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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