West Chatham Middle School



West Chatham Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Chatham Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 395
7 344
8 331
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Chatham Middle School is a public elementary school located in Pooler, GA in the Chatham County School District. It enrolls 1,070 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 15.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,070
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 68

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West Chatham Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 568
(53%)
14,372
(51%)
 Female 502
(47%)
13,679
(49%)

West Chatham Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 462
(43%)
15,721
(56%)
 White 420
(39%)
8,230
(29%)
 Hispanic 111
(10%)
1,763
(6%)
 Two or More 60
(6%)
1,726
(6%)
 Asian 16
(1%)
504
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
44
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
63
(0%)

West Chatham Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 586
(55%)
16,738
(60%)
 Not Eligible 375
(35%)
9,379
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 109
(10%)
1,934
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of West Chatham Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (65.0%) 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.

West Chatham Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 870
2006 875
2007 941
2008 973
2009 1100
2010 1037
2011 1011
2012 1070

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.8
2006 14.1
2007 13.3
2008 13.2
2009 14.6
2010 13.9
2011 15.1
2012 15.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.5448275862069
2006 0.53028571428571
2007 0.52391073326249
2008 0.50051387461459
2009 0.64272727272727
2010 0.5718418514947
2011 0.6379821958457
2012 0.64953271028037

Compare West Chatham Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,570.0% 15.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 65.0%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
West Chatham Middle School
Pooler, GA
Public 06 - 08 1,070 15.7:1  
West Chatham Elementary School
Pooler, GA
Public PK - 05 858 16:1 1 miles
Pooler Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 550 14.2:1 2 miles
Bloomingdale Elementary School
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Butler Academy
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Public PK - 05 756 15.3:1 6 miles
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Public PK - 05 866 14.9:1 6 miles
Savannah Christian Prep
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Private PK - 12 1,262 13:1 6 miles
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Public PK - 08 1,561 16.8:1 6 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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