Gifford Middle School



Gifford Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gifford Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 288
7 290
8 312
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Gifford Middle School is a public elementary school located in Vero Beach, FL in the Indian River School District. It enrolls 890 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 17.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 890
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 52

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Gifford Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 452
(51%)
6,559
(52%)
 Female 438
(49%)
6,067
(48%)

Gifford Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 511
(57%)
6,964
(55%)
 Black 232
(26%)
2,166
(17%)
 Hispanic 102
(11%)
2,823
(22%)
 Two or More 25
(3%)
425
(3%)
 Asian 12
(1%)
181
(1%)
 American Indian 7
(1%)
51
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
16
(0%)

Gifford Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 458
(51%)
6,897
(55%)
 Not Eligible 403
(45%)
4,879
(39%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 29
(3%)
850
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Gifford Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (54.7%) 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.

Gifford Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1270
2006 1279
2007 1257
2008 1288
2009 935
2010 1032
2011 957
2012 890

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.2
2006 19.7
2007 17.2
2008 16.3
2009 15.3
2010 19.5
2011 18.4
2012 17.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.35275590551181
2006 0.34010946051603
2007 0.33651551312649
2008 0.4138198757764
2009 0.48770053475936
2010 0.45445736434109
2011 0.4932079414838
2012 0.54719101123596

Compare Gifford Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,710.0% 17.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 54.7%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 

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