Fort Clarke Middle School



Fort Clarke Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Fort Clarke Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 261
7 305
8 263
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Fort Clarke Middle School is a public elementary school located in Gainesville, FL in the Alachua School District. It enrolls 829 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 16.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 829
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 49

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Fort Clarke Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 417
(50%)
10,363
(51%)
 Female 412
(50%)
9,853
(49%)

Fort Clarke Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 432
(52%)
8,937
(44%)
 Black 228
(28%)
7,482
(37%)
 Hispanic 70
(8%)
1,637
(8%)
 Asian 48
(6%)
911
(5%)
 Two or More 46
(6%)
1,183
(6%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
41
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
25
(0%)

Fort Clarke Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 505
(61%)
9,217
(46%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 272
(33%)
9,799
(48%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 52
(6%)
1,200
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Fort Clarke Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (39.1%) is lower than the state average of 61.9%. 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.

Fort Clarke Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 802
2006 830
2007 811
2008 753
2009 767
2010 825
2011 878
2012 829

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.2
2006 17.3
2007 15.4
2008 13.2
2009 16.3
2010 17
2011 18.1
2012 16.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.40399002493766
2006 0.38915662650602
2007 0.36004932182491
2008 0.37848605577689
2009 0.40677966101695
2010 0.39272727272727
2011 0.37357630979499
2012 0.39083232810615

Compare Fort Clarke Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,690.0% 16.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 39.1%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 

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Public 06 - 08 829 16.9:1  
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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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