Midway Elementary School



Midway Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Midway Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 24
K 117
1 102
2 94
3 87
4 86
5 104
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Midway Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Decatur, GA in the Dekalb County School District. It enrolls 614 students in grades 1st through 12th. Midway Elementary School is the 618th largest public school in Georgia and the 12,349th largest nationally. It has 15.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 614
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 39.8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 12,349th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 618th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 696th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 620th out of 1,342

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Midway Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 314
(51%)
36,586
(51%)
 Female 300
(49%)
34,548
(49%)

Midway Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 576
(94%)
46,258
(65%)
 Hispanic 27
(4%)
10,949
(15%)
 White 6
(1%)
8,419
(12%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
111
(0%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
1,126
(2%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
4,099
(6%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
172
(0%)

Midway Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 574
(93%)
48,857
(69%)
 Not Eligible 23
(4%)
18,865
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 17
(3%)
3,412
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Midway Elementary School is ranked 200th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Midway Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (96.3%) is significantly 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.

Midway Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 363
2006 375
2007 359
2008 554
2009 577
2010 475
2011 679
2012 614

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10.8
2006 13.2
2007 12.6
2008 14.9
2009 15.9
2010 13.8
2011 14
2012 15.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.91460055096419
2006 0.93866666666667
2007 0.91364902506964
2008 0.93682310469314
2009 0.93067590987868
2010 0.93684210526316
2011 0.94256259204713
2012 0.96254071661238

Compare Midway Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,540.0% 15.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 96.3%
 

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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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