Heron Creek Middle School



Heron Creek Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Heron Creek Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 273
7 277
8 329
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Heron Creek Middle School is a public elementary school located in North Port, FL in the Sarasota School District. It enrolls 879 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 14.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 879
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 60

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Heron Creek Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 448
(51%)
15,313
(52%)
 Female 431
(49%)
14,399
(48%)

Heron Creek Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 609
(69%)
19,323
(65%)
 Hispanic 122
(14%)
5,496
(18%)
 Black 96
(11%)
2,707
(9%)
 Two or More 40
(5%)
1,334
(4%)
 Asian 8
(1%)
695
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
131
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
26
(0%)

Heron Creek Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 534
(61%)
13,297
(45%)
 Not Eligible 230
(26%)
13,769
(46%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 115
(13%)
2,646
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Heron Creek Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (73.8%) 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.

Heron Creek Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1795
2006 1880
2007 1962
2008 1206
2009 1106
2010 1117
2011 1050
2012 879

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.3
2006 16.2
2007 15.4
2008 14.2
2009 14.7
2010 15.7
2011 15.4
2012 14.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.34651810584958
2006 0.45851063829787
2007 0.49898063200815
2008 0.60116086235489
2009 0.69620253164557
2010 0.69382273948075
2011 0.72380952380952
2012 0.73833902161547

Compare Heron Creek Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,460.0% 14.6:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 73.8%
 

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