Dalton Middle School



Dalton Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dalton Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 574
7 550
8 553
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dalton Middle School is a public elementary school located in Dalton, GA in the Dalton City School District. It enrolls 1,677 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 15.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,677
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15:1
Full Time Teachers: 111.8

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Dalton Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 842
(50%)
2,775
(49%)
 Male 835
(50%)
2,895
(51%)

Dalton Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,121
(67%)
3,954
(70%)
 White 392
(23%)
1,173
(21%)
 Black 77
(5%)
247
(4%)
 Asian 41
(2%)
128
(2%)
 Two or More 40
(2%)
155
(3%)
 American Indian 6
(0%)
11
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Dalton Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,185
(71%)
3,943
(70%)
 Not Eligible 340
(20%)
1,155
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 152
(9%)
572
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Dalton Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (79.7%) 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.

Dalton Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1278
2006 1274
2007 1331
2008 1357
2009 1447
2010 1524
2011 1623
2012 1677

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.5
2006 14.3
2007 14.5
2008 13.8
2009 14.8
2010 15.1
2011 15.3
2012 15

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.72143974960876
2006 0.63422291993721
2007 0.7160030052592
2008 0.71554900515844
2009 0.75328265376641
2010 0.75131233595801
2011 0.76771410967344
2012 0.79725700655933

Compare Dalton Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,500.0% 15.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 79.7%
 

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Dalton, GA
Public 06 - 08 1,677 15:1  
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Public PK - 05 817 15:1 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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