Grand Mesa Middle School



Grand Mesa Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Grand Mesa Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 207
7 209
8 202
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Grand Mesa Middle School is a public elementary school located in Grand Junction, CO in the Mesa County Valley School District No. 51. It enrolls 618 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 15.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 618
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 40

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Grand Mesa Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 318
(51%)
8,034
(52%)
 Female 300
(49%)
7,540
(48%)

Grand Mesa Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 413
(67%)
11,005
(71%)
 Hispanic 155
(25%)
3,593
(23%)
 Two or More 28
(5%)
599
(4%)
 American Indian 10
(2%)
137
(1%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
122
(1%)
 Black 6
(1%)
98
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
20
(0%)

Grand Mesa Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 276
(45%)
6,123
(39%)
 Not Eligible 264
(43%)
8,237
(53%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 78
(13%)
1,214
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Grand Mesa Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (57.3%) is slightly 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.

Grand Mesa Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 656
2006 670
2007 666
2008 711
2009 664
2010 657
2011 647
2012 618

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.8
2006 15.7
2007 16.5
2008 17
2009 15.5
2010 14.5
2011 15.6
2012 15.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.51371951219512
2006 0.33283582089552
2007 0.47597597597598
2008 0.50070323488045
2009 0.60240963855422
2010 0.59969558599696
2011 0.57032457496136
2012 0.57281553398058

Compare Grand Mesa Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,540.0% 15.4:1
 
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 57.3%
 

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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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