William Sheppard Middle School



William Sheppard Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

William Sheppard Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 243
7 237
8 258
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

William Sheppard Middle School is a public elementary school located in San Jose, CA in the Alum Rock Union Elementary School District. It enrolls 738 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 23.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 738
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 23:1
Full Time Teachers: 32.15

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William Sheppard Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 400
(54%)
6,641
(52%)
 Female 338
(46%)
6,016
(48%)

William Sheppard Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 421
(57%)
9,868
(78%)
 Asian 271
(37%)
2,088
(16%)
 Black 19
(3%)
212
(2%)
 White 11
(1%)
273
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 11
(1%)
124
(1%)
 Two or More 3
(0%)
61
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
31
(0%)

William Sheppard Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 735
(100%)
12,478
(99%)
 Not Eligible 3
(0%)
135
(1%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
44
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of William Sheppard Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.6%) is significantly 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.

William Sheppard Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 572
2006 635
2007 627
2008 646
2009 558
2010 778
2011 751
2012 738

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.1
2006 20.5
2007 16.5
2008 21.4
2009 22.3
2010 N/A
2011 23.8
2012 23

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.99475524475524
2006 0.77952755905512
2007 0.76714513556619
2008 0.76315789473684
2009 0.79928315412186
2010 0.80077120822622
2011 0.36351531291611
2012 0.99593495934959

Compare William Sheppard Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,300.0% 23.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 99.6%
 

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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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