South Effingham Middle School



South Effingham Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

South Effingham Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 341
7 323
8 324
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

South Effingham Middle School is a public elementary school located in Guyton, GA in the Effingham County School District. It enrolls 988 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 17.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 988
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 55.3

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South Effingham Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 496
(50%)
4,203
(51%)
 Female 492
(50%)
3,978
(49%)

South Effingham Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 852
(86%)
6,201
(76%)
 Black 62
(6%)
1,171
(14%)
 Hispanic 39
(4%)
425
(5%)
 Two or More 25
(3%)
300
(4%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
69
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(0%)
8
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
7
(0%)

South Effingham Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 620
(63%)
4,386
(54%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 283
(29%)
2,996
(37%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 85
(9%)
799
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of South Effingham Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (37.2%) 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 Effingham Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 873
2006 885
2007 851
2008 868
2009 895
2010 919
2011 941
2012 988

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.5
2006 16.2
2007 15.5
2008 14.7
2009 16.8
2010 17.1
2011 17.9
2012 17.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.24284077892325
2006 0.2361581920904
2007 0.2385428907168
2008 0.26728110599078
2009 0.30949720670391
2010 0.310119695321
2011 0.36025504782147
2012 0.37246963562753

Compare South Effingham Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,790.0% 17.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 37.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 

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South Effingham Middle School
Guyton, GA
Public 06 - 08 988 17.9:1  
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Public PK - 05 756 15.8:1 2 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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