South Forsyth Middle School



South Forsyth Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

South Forsyth Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 347
7 324
8 284
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

South Forsyth Middle School is a public elementary school located in Cumming, GA in the Forsyth County School District. It enrolls 955 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 17.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 955
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 54.8

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South Forsyth Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 494
(52%)
14,664
(52%)
 Female 461
(48%)
13,619
(48%)

South Forsyth Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 743
(78%)
20,271
(72%)
 Asian 120
(13%)
2,736
(10%)
 Hispanic 50
(5%)
3,664
(13%)
 Two or More 24
(3%)
727
(3%)
 Black 14
(1%)
751
(3%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
116
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
18
(0%)

South Forsyth Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 908
(95%)
22,495
(80%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 36
(4%)
4,804
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 11
(1%)
984
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of South Forsyth Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (4.9%) is significantly lower than the state average of 62.6%. 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.

South Forsyth Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 857
2006 984
2007 832
2008 932
2009 830
2010 838
2011 904
2012 955

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.5
2006 14.6
2007 14.1
2008 14.8
2009 16.2
2010 18.1
2011 17.6
2012 17.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.071178529754959
2006 0.080284552845528
2007 0.036057692307692
2008 0.049356223175966
2009 0.066265060240964
2010 0.053699284009547
2011 0.053097345132743
2012 0.049214659685864

Compare South Forsyth Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,740.0% 17.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 4.9%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
South Forsyth Middle School
Cumming, GA
Public 06 - 08 955 17.4:1  
Friendship Christian School
Suwanee, GA
Private PK - 12 162 7:1 1 miles
Montessori Academy
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Private PK - 08 230 11:1 1 miles
Daves Creek Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 1,162 17.5:1 2 miles
Sharon Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 920 19.6:1 2 miles
Big Creek Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 651 19.1:1 2 miles
Brookwood Elementary
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Public PK - 05 744 16.9:1 3 miles
Piney Grove Middle School
Cumming, GA
Public 06 - 08 1,120 17.9:1 3 miles
Fideles Christian School
Cumming, GA
Private KG - 12 137 7:1 3 miles
Shiloh Point Elementary
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Public PK - 05 1,216 15:1 3 miles
Pinecrest Academy
Cumming, GA
Private PK - 12 831 13:1 3 miles
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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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