West Middle School



West Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 128
7 141
8 163
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Middle School is a public elementary school located in Grand Junction, CO in the Mesa County Valley School District No. 51. It enrolls 432 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 16.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 432
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 25.53

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West Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 227
(53%)
7,540
(48%)
 Male 205
(47%)
8,034
(52%)

West Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 320
(74%)
11,005
(71%)
 Hispanic 86
(20%)
3,593
(23%)
 Two or More 14
(3%)
599
(4%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
137
(1%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
122
(1%)
 Black 2
(0%)
98
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
20
(0%)

West Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 264
(61%)
8,237
(53%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 138
(32%)
6,123
(39%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 30
(7%)
1,214
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of West Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (38.9%) 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.

West Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 449
2006 434
2007 410
2008 418
2009 425
2010 427
2011 416
2012 432

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.8
2006 16.4
2007 15.2
2008 15.2
2009 16.8
2010 15.8
2011 15.9
2012 16.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.34075723830735
2006 0.23732718894009
2007 0.31951219512195
2008 0.33971291866029
2009 0.38117647058824
2010 0.38173302107728
2011 0.35576923076923
2012 0.38888888888889

Compare West Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.9% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,690.0% 16.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 38.9%
 
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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