Southwood Middle School



Southwood Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Southwood Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 410
7 484
8 508
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Southwood Middle School is a public elementary school located in Palmetto Bay, FL in the Dade School District. It enrolls 1,402 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 20.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,402
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20:1
Full Time Teachers: 70

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Southwood Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 794
(57%)
121,259
(48%)
 Male 608
(43%)
129,313
(52%)

Southwood Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 634
(45%)
167,394
(67%)
 White 380
(27%)
19,386
(8%)
 Black 334
(24%)
59,146
(24%)
 Asian 36
(3%)
2,793
(1%)
 Two or More 15
(1%)
1,612
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
84
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
157
(0%)

Southwood Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 724
(52%)
63,997
(26%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 583
(42%)
166,410
(66%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 95
(7%)
20,165
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Southwood Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (48.4%) 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.

Southwood Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1778
2006 1706
2007 1607
2008 1526
2009 1483
2010 1510
2011 1501
2012 1402

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 22.2
2006 20.3
2007 18.9
2008 18.4
2009 18.1
2010 20.4
2011 19.5
2012 20

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.30146231721035
2006 0.31242672919109
2007 0.3136278780336
2008 0.34927916120577
2009 0.38975050573163
2010 0.41920529801325
2011 0.47834776815456
2012 0.48359486447932

Compare Southwood Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,000.0% 20.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 48.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 

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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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