Dickerson Middle School



Dickerson Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dickerson Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 399
7 406
8 411
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dickerson Middle School is a public elementary school located in Marietta, GA in the Cobb County School District. It enrolls 1,216 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 16.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,216
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 74.5

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Dickerson Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 627
(52%)
38,547
(51%)
 Female 589
(48%)
36,827
(49%)

Dickerson Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 895
(74%)
31,121
(41%)
 Asian 166
(14%)
3,675
(5%)
 Black 68
(6%)
23,047
(31%)
 Hispanic 63
(5%)
14,655
(19%)
 Two or More 23
(2%)
2,691
(4%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
139
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
46
(0%)

Dickerson Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,128
(93%)
39,399
(52%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 68
(6%)
31,621
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 20
(2%)
4,354
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Dickerson Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (7.2%) 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.

Dickerson Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1374
2006 1234
2007 1167
2008 1079
2009 1130
2010 1137
2011 1207
2012 1216

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.4
2006 15.4
2007 14.4
2008 13.6
2009 14.3
2010 15.8
2011 16.1
2012 16.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.036390101892285
2006 0.040518638573744
2007 0.043701799485861
2008 0.047265987025023
2009 0.060176991150442
2010 0.067722075637643
2011 0.068765534382767
2012 0.072368421052632

Compare Dickerson Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,630.0% 16.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 7.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 

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Public 06 - 08 1,216 16.3:1  
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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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