Southwestern Middle School



Southwestern Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Southwestern Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 264
7 219
8 246
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Southwestern Middle School is a public elementary school located in Deland, FL in the Volusia School District. It enrolls 729 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 17.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 729
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 41

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Southwestern Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 365
(50%)
20,822
(48%)
 Male 364
(50%)
22,122
(52%)

Southwestern Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 375
(51%)
25,641
(60%)
 Black 188
(26%)
6,636
(15%)
 Hispanic 130
(18%)
8,107
(19%)
 Two or More 29
(4%)
1,657
(4%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
735
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
126
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
42
(0%)

Southwestern Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 436
(60%)
23,751
(55%)
 Not Eligible 236
(32%)
15,596
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 57
(8%)
3,597
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Southwestern Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (67.6%) is slightly higher than the state average of 61.9%. 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.

Southwestern Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 671
2006 685
2007 699
2008 663
2009 608
2010 640
2011 685
2012 729

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14
2006 13.7
2007 14.1
2008 14.1
2009 15.6
2010 17.8
2011 17
2012 17.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.51862891207154
2006 0.52262773722628
2007 0.45779685264664
2008 0.52036199095023
2009 0.55921052631579
2010 0.628125
2011 0.62773722627737
2012 0.67626886145405

Compare Southwestern Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,780.0% 17.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 67.6%
 

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Southwestern Middle School
Deland, FL
Public 06 - 08 729 17.8:1  
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Public 06 - 08 1,067 16.9:1 2 miles
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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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