Fort Middle School



Fort Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Fort Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 210
7 206
8 189
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Fort Middle School is a public elementary school located in Columbus, GA in the Muscogee County School District. It enrolls 605 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 14.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 605
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 41.8

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Fort Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 309
(51%)
11,206
(49%)
 Male 296
(49%)
11,885
(51%)

Fort Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 507
(84%)
13,457
(58%)
 White 37
(6%)
6,306
(27%)
 Hispanic 27
(4%)
1,606
(7%)
 Two or More 25
(4%)
1,108
(5%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
533
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
44
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
37
(0%)

Fort Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 426
(70%)
14,494
(63%)
 Not Eligible 108
(18%)
7,041
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 71
(12%)
1,556
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Fort Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (82.1%) is higher than the state average of 62.6%. 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.

Fort Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 541
2006 472
2007 513
2008 489
2009 524
2010 567
2011 565
2012 605

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.7
2006 12.7
2007 13.2
2008 12.8
2009 12.5
2010 13.7
2011 13.8
2012 14.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.73382624768946
2006 0.75423728813559
2007 0.84990253411306
2008 0.76891615541922
2009 0.78435114503817
2010 0.82010582010582
2011 0.81769911504425
2012 0.82148760330579

Compare Fort Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,450.0% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 82.1%
 

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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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