Mount Garfield Middle School



Mount Garfield Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mount Garfield Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 198
7 176
8 220
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mount Garfield Middle School is a public elementary school located in Clifton, CO in the Mesa County Valley School District No. 51. It enrolls 594 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 14.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 594
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14:1
Full Time Teachers: 42.5

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Mount Garfield Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 318
(54%)
8,034
(52%)
 Female 276
(46%)
7,540
(48%)

Mount Garfield Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 402
(68%)
11,005
(71%)
 Hispanic 164
(28%)
3,593
(23%)
 Two or More 14
(2%)
599
(4%)
 Black 7
(1%)
98
(1%)
 American Indian 7
(1%)
137
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
122
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
20
(0%)

Mount Garfield Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 315
(53%)
6,123
(39%)
 Not Eligible 198
(33%)
8,237
(53%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 81
(14%)
1,214
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Mount Garfield Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (66.7%) is higher than the state average of 44.3%. 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.

Mount Garfield Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 666
2006 661
2007 653
2008 665
2009 646
2010 635
2011 618
2012 594

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.8
2006 16.9
2007 15.4
2008 15.9
2009 15.7
2010 14.5
2011 14.9
2012 14

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.5960960960961
2006 0.52193645990923
2007 0.57120980091884
2008 0.59548872180451
2009 0.65479876160991
2010 0.67086614173228
2011 0.67799352750809
2012 0.66666666666667

Compare Mount Garfield Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,400.0% 14.0:1
 
1,598.9% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 66.7%
 

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