Smitha Middle School



Smitha Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Smitha Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 326
7 326
8 325
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Smitha Middle School is a public elementary school located in Marietta, GA in the Cobb County School District. It enrolls 977 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 13.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 977
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 71

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Smitha Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 519
(53%)
38,547
(51%)
 Female 458
(47%)
36,827
(49%)

Smitha Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 422
(43%)
14,655
(19%)
 Black 412
(42%)
23,047
(31%)
 White 78
(8%)
31,121
(41%)
 Two or More 31
(3%)
2,691
(4%)
 Asian 30
(3%)
3,675
(5%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
139
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
46
(0%)

Smitha Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 758
(78%)
31,621
(42%)
 Not Eligible 143
(15%)
39,399
(52%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 76
(8%)
4,354
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Smitha Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.4%) 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.

Smitha Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1290
2006 958
2007 935
2008 867
2009 820
2010 910
2011 946
2012 977

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.1
2006 13.3
2007 12.4
2008 11.8
2009 11.3
2010 14.6
2011 14.3
2012 13.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.55658914728682
2006 0.73590814196242
2007 0.76149732620321
2008 0.81545559400231
2009 0.81463414634146
2010 0.82087912087912
2011 0.79598308668076
2012 0.85363357215967

Compare Smitha Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.0% 13.8:1
 
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 85.4%
 

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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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