Southwest Middle School



Southwest Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Southwest Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 419
7 387
8 423
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Southwest Middle School is a public elementary school located in Orlando, FL in the Orange School District. It enrolls 1,229 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 17.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,229
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 70

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Southwest Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 619
(50%)
66,926
(52%)
 Female 610
(50%)
62,350
(48%)

Southwest Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 464
(38%)
38,706
(30%)
 Black 325
(26%)
35,580
(28%)
 Hispanic 306
(25%)
45,502
(35%)
 Asian 104
(8%)
5,583
(4%)
 Two or More 26
(2%)
3,206
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(0%)
293
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
406
(0%)

Southwest Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 603
(49%)
77,452
(60%)
 Not Eligible 558
(45%)
44,297
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 68
(6%)
7,527
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Southwest Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (54.6%) is slightly 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.

Southwest Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1306
2006 1186
2007 1243
2008 1244
2009 1234
2010 1305
2011 1227
2012 1229

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17
2006 15.4
2007 16.1
2008 16.9
2009 16.9
2010 18.9
2011 17.5
2012 17.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.31776416539051
2006 0.29005059021922
2007 0.29364440868866
2008 0.33279742765273
2009 0.37520259319287
2010 0.42988505747126
2011 0.36348818255909
2012 0.5459723352319

Compare Southwest Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,760.0% 17.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 54.6%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 

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