Challenger Middle School



Challenger Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Challenger Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 343
7 343
8 350
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Challenger Middle School is a public elementary school located in San Diego, CA in the San Diego Unf School District. It enrolls 1,036 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 24.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,036
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 24:1
Full Time Teachers: 43.12

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Challenger Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 549
(53%)
47,483
(51%)
 Female 487
(47%)
45,196
(49%)

Challenger Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 484
(47%)
12,272
(13%)
 Hispanic 211
(20%)
43,636
(47%)
 White 173
(17%)
21,189
(23%)
 Two or More 98
(9%)
5,395
(6%)
 Black 56
(5%)
9,386
(10%)
 Pacific Islander 11
(1%)
559
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
242
(0%)

Challenger Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 552
(53%)
31,721
(34%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 303
(29%)
52,873
(57%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 181
(17%)
8,085
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Challenger Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (46.7%) is slightly lower than the state average of 58.5%. 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.

Challenger Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1221
2006 1169
2007 1135
2008 1130
2009 1092
2010 1137
2011 1072
2012 1036

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 24.3
2006 24.4
2007 21.8
2008 24.7
2009 25.4
2010 N/A
2011 25.3
2012 24

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.39230139230139
2006 0.41402908468777
2007 0.45022026431718
2008 0.49026548672566
2009 0.51373626373626
2010 0.54441512752858
2011 0.26305970149254
2012 0.46718146718147

Compare Challenger Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,400.0% 24.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 46.7%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

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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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