Taft Middle School



Taft Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Taft Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 154
7 173
8 164
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Taft Middle School is a public elementary school located in San Diego, CA in the San Diego Unf School District. It enrolls 491 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 15.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 491
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 31.51

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Taft Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 280
(57%)
47,483
(51%)
 Female 211
(43%)
45,196
(49%)

Taft Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 203
(41%)
43,636
(47%)
 Black 89
(18%)
9,386
(10%)
 White 87
(18%)
21,189
(23%)
 Asian 67
(14%)
12,272
(13%)
 Two or More 42
(9%)
5,395
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
559
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
242
(0%)

Taft Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 274
(56%)
52,873
(57%)
 Not Eligible 132
(27%)
31,721
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 85
(17%)
8,085
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Taft Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (73.1%) 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.

Taft Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 766
2006 773
2007 731
2008 670
2009 606
2010 625
2011 544
2012 491

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.6
2006 15.8
2007 15.8
2008 18.3
2009 16.2
2010 N/A
2011 15.3
2012 15.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.71671018276762
2006 0.71668822768435
2007 0.7250341997264
2008 0.77313432835821
2009 0.78547854785479
2010 0.7824
2011
2012 0.73116089613035

Compare Taft Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,560.0% 15.6:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 73.1%
 

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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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