Lake Gibson Middle School



Lake Gibson Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Lake Gibson Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 378
7 393
8 404
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Lake Gibson Middle School is a public elementary school located in Lakeland, FL in the Polk School District. It enrolls 1,175 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 16.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,175
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 70

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Lake Gibson Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 623
(53%)
37,087
(52%)
 Female 552
(47%)
34,787
(48%)

Lake Gibson Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 640
(54%)
31,934
(44%)
 Hispanic 247
(21%)
21,142
(29%)
 Black 221
(19%)
15,027
(21%)
 Two or More 38
(3%)
2,205
(3%)
 Asian 17
(1%)
1,103
(2%)
 American Indian 8
(1%)
376
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(0%)
87
(0%)

Lake Gibson Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 673
(57%)
44,877
(62%)
 Not Eligible 361
(31%)
21,318
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 141
(12%)
5,679
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Lake Gibson Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (69.3%) 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.

Lake Gibson Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1140
2006 1124
2007 1140
2008 1094
2009 1026
2010 1215
2011 1225
2012 1175

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.5
2006 15.4
2007 16.4
2008 13.8
2009 15.3
2010 17.9
2011 18
2012 16.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.49912280701754
2006 0.52402135231317
2007 0.24473684210526
2008 0.51919561243144
2009 0.60818713450292
2010 0.64197530864198
2011 0.70612244897959
2012 0.69276595744681

Compare Lake Gibson Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,680.0% 16.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 69.3%
 

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Lake Gibson Middle School
Lakeland, FL
Public 06 - 08 1,175 16.8:1  
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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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