Townsend Middle School



Townsend Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Townsend Middle School Students by Grade
PK 1
K 40
1 35
2 28
3 22
4 38
5 32
6 89
7 98
8 95
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Townsend Middle School is a public elementary school located in Tucson, AZ in the Tucson Unified School District. It enrolls 478 students in grades 1st through 12th. Townsend Middle School is the 674th largest public school in Arizona and the 23,609th largest nationally. It has 14.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 478
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 32.4
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 23,609th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 674th out of 1,243
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 138th out of 948
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 425th out of 948

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Townsend Middle School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 251
(53%)
18,550
(51%)
 Female 227
(47%)
17,667
(49%)

Townsend Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 243
(51%)
23,313
(64%)
 White 127
(27%)
7,763
(21%)
 Black 52
(11%)
1,870
(5%)
 Two or More 20
(4%)
1,077
(3%)
 American Indian 18
(4%)
1,469
(4%)
 Asian 12
(3%)
579
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 6
(1%)
146
(0%)

Townsend Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 384
(80%)
23,499
(65%)
 Not Eligible 77
(16%)
11,030
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 17
(4%)
1,688
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,093 ranked schools in Arizona, Townsend Middle School is ranked 294th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Townsend Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (83.9%) is 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.

Townsend Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 560
2006 490
2007 483
2008 443
2009 459
2010 385
2011 553
2012 478

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.7
2006 14.8
2007 13.9
2008 13
2009 14.3
2010 10.4
2011 14.4
2012 14.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.56607142857143
2006 0.38163265306122
2007 0.0082815734989648
2008 0.58916478555305
2009 0.64923747276688
2010 0.72987012987013
2011 0.77757685352622
2012 0.83891213389121

Compare Townsend Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,480.0% 14.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 55.6%
 
This School 83.9%
 

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Public PK - 08 478 14.8:1  
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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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