David Wark Griffith Middle School



David Wark Griffith Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

David Wark Griffith Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 321
7 564
8 497
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

David Wark Griffith Middle School is a public elementary school located in Los Angeles, CA in the Los Angeles Unf School District. It enrolls 1,382 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 20.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,382
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 68.51

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David Wark Griffith Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 712
(52%)
239,075
(51%)
 Female 670
(48%)
227,963
(49%)

David Wark Griffith Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,359
(98%)
345,197
(74%)
 White 14
(1%)
45,323
(10%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
1,939
(0%)
 Black 4
(0%)
43,431
(9%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1,764
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
27,887
(6%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
1,497
(0%)

David Wark Griffith Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 968
(70%)
256,262
(55%)
 Not Eligible 312
(23%)
189,940
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 102
(7%)
20,836
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of David Wark Griffith Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (77.4%) is higher than the state average of 58.5%. 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.

David Wark Griffith Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2130
2006 2038
2007 1912
2008 1845
2009 1688
2010 1547
2011 1421
2012 1382

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 23.2
2006 22.1
2007 17.5
2008 21.3
2009 19.2
2010 N/A
2011 18.2
2012 20.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.90469483568075
2006 0.84739941118744
2007 0.88650627615063
2008 0.87967479674797
2009 0.88981042654028
2010 0.40206851971558
2011 0.56228008444757
2012 0.77424023154848

Compare David Wark Griffith Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,020.0% 20.2:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 77.4%
 

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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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