Banks County Middle School



Banks County Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Banks County Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 222
7 246
8 260
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Banks County Middle School is a public elementary school located in Homer, GA in the Banks County School District. It enrolls 728 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 17.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 728
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 42.4

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Banks County Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 392
(54%)
1,082
(53%)
 Female 336
(46%)
946
(47%)

Banks County Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 627
(86%)
1,775
(88%)
 Hispanic 68
(9%)
162
(8%)
 Black 14
(2%)
36
(2%)
 Two or More 12
(2%)
37
(2%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
17
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Banks County Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 391
(54%)
1,111
(55%)
 Not Eligible 249
(34%)
691
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 88
(12%)
226
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Banks County Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (65.8%) is slightly 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.

Banks County Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 656
2006 635
2007 611
2008 650
2009 651
2010 717
2011 716
2012 728

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.8
2006 13.7
2007 14.2
2008 15.2
2009 15.5
2010 18
2011 17
2012 17.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.58231707317073
2006 0.56062992125984
2007 0.55155482815057
2008 0.57692307692308
2009 0.60215053763441
2010 0.65829846582985
2011 0.66201117318436
2012 0.65796703296703

Compare Banks County Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,720.0% 17.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 65.8%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Banks County Middle School
Homer, GA
Public 06 - 08 728 17.2:1  
Banks County Elementary School
Homer, GA
Public 03 - 05 652 14.8:1 2 miles
Banks County Primary School
Homer, GA
Public PK - 02 648 13.5:1 3 miles
Maysville Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 356 12.5:1 7 miles
Commerce Middle School
Commerce, GA
Public 05 - 08 460 15.8:1 9 miles
Commerce Primary
Commerce, GA
Public PK - 02 405 13.4:1 9 miles
Commerce Elementary School
Commerce, GA
Public 03 - 04 224 13.7:1 9 miles
Lula Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 504 17.6:1 12 miles
East Jackson Elementary School
Commerce, GA
Public PK - 05 522 14.5:1 12 miles
East Jackson Middle School
Commerce, GA
Public 06 - 08 426 13.7:1 12 miles
Lakeview Academy
Gainesville, GA
Private PK - 12 518 10:1 19 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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