Fruita Middle School



Fruita Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Fruita Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 295
7 254
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Fruita Middle School is a public elementary school located in Fruita, CO in the Mesa County Valley School District No. 51. It enrolls 549 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 15.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 549
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.84

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Fruita Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 287
(52%)
8,034
(52%)
 Female 262
(48%)
7,540
(48%)

Fruita Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 433
(79%)
11,005
(71%)
 Hispanic 91
(17%)
3,593
(23%)
 Two or More 16
(3%)
599
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(1%)
20
(0%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
122
(1%)
 Black 2
(0%)
98
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
137
(1%)

Fruita Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 330
(60%)
8,237
(53%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 165
(30%)
6,123
(39%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 54
(10%)
1,214
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Fruita Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (39.9%) is slightly lower than the state average of 44.3%. 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.

Fruita Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 775
2006 526
2007 547
2008 583
2009 586
2010 566
2011 518
2012 549

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.5
2006 17.4
2007 15.9
2008 15.8
2009 15.9
2010 15
2011 14.1
2012 15.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.38193548387097
2006 0.28897338403042
2007 0.35831809872029
2008 0.32075471698113
2009 0.34982935153584
2010 0.39752650176678
2011 0.37644787644788
2012 0.39890710382514

Compare Fruita Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,580.0% 15.8:1
 
1,598.9% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 39.9%
 
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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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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