West Middle School



West Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Middle School Students by Grade
PK 18
K 83
1 93
2 79
3 67
4 80
5 62
6 49
7 53
8 53
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Middle School is a public elementary school located in Hartford, CT in the Hartford School District. It enrolls 637 students in grades 1st through 12th. West Middle School is the 49th largest public school in Connecticut and the 10,918th largest nationally. It has 13.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 637
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 46.5

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West Middle School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 343
(54%)
8,692
(51%)
 Female 294
(46%)
8,410
(49%)

West Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 287
(45%)
5,281
(31%)
 Hispanic 241
(38%)
8,655
(51%)
 Asian 80
(13%)
498
(3%)
 Two or More 15
(2%)
548
(3%)
 White 12
(2%)
2,035
(12%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
69
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
16
(0%)

West Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 634
(100%)
14,275
(83%)
 Not Eligible 3
(0%)
2,481
(15%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
346
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 637 ranked schools in Connecticut, West Middle School is ranked 18th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 40.2%. 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.

West Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 795
2006 739
2007 768
2008 670
2009 698
2010 690
2011 658
2012 637

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.1
2006 16.2
2007 16.3
2008 13
2009 15.5
2010 14.7
2011 14.6
2012 13.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.6
2006 0.77266576454668
2007 0.99609375
2008 0.9955223880597
2009 0.99570200573066
2010 0.99565217391304
2011 0.99544072948328
2012 0.99529042386185

Compare West Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,223.5% 12.2:1
 
1,370.0% 13.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 99.5%
 

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