South Gate Middle School



South Gate Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

South Gate Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 770
7 807
8 805
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

South Gate Middle School is a public elementary school located in South Gate, CA in the Los Angeles Unf School District. It enrolls 2,382 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 27.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 2,382
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 27.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 85.75

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South Gate Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 1,222
(51%)
227,963
(49%)
 Male 1,160
(49%)
239,075
(51%)

South Gate Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 2,353
(99%)
345,197
(74%)
 White 11
(0%)
45,323
(10%)
 Black 6
(0%)
43,431
(9%)
 American Indian 5
(0%)
1,939
(0%)
 Asian 4
(0%)
27,887
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
1,764
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
1,497
(0%)

South Gate Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,702
(71%)
256,262
(55%)
 Not Eligible 480
(20%)
189,940
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 200
(8%)
20,836
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of South Gate Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (79.8%) 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.

South Gate Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 3184
2006 3030
2007 3017
2008 2876
2009 2780
2010 2637
2011 2608
2012 2382

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 24.6
2006 24.9
2007 20.4
2008 24.2
2009 24.3
2010 N/A
2011 24.6
2012 27.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.91520100502513
2006 0.84026402640264
2007 0.82432880344713
2008 0.81502086230876
2009 0.87841726618705
2010 0.84148653773227
2011
2012 0.79848866498741

Compare South Gate Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,780.0% 27.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 79.8%
 

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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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