Gerald W Kirn Middle School



Gerald W Kirn Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gerald W Kirn Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 296
7 294
8 312
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Gerald W Kirn Middle School is a public elementary school located in Council Bluffs, IA in the Council Bluffs Community School District. It enrolls 902 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 16.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 902
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16:1
Full Time Teachers: 56.42

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Gerald W Kirn Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 452
(50%)
3,357
(52%)
 Female 450
(50%)
3,078
(48%)

Gerald W Kirn Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 744
(82%)
4,927
(77%)
 Hispanic 92
(10%)
979
(15%)
 Two or More 24
(3%)
192
(3%)
 Black 21
(2%)
233
(4%)
 Asian 10
(1%)
52
(1%)
 American Indian 8
(1%)
37
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
15
(0%)

Gerald W Kirn Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 415
(46%)
3,656
(57%)
 Not Eligible 402
(45%)
2,213
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 85
(9%)
566
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Gerald W Kirn Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (55.4%) is higher than the state average of 43.8%. 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.

Gerald W Kirn Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 750
2006 721
2007 690
2008 625
2009 954
2010 942
2011 895
2012 902

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.4
2006 14.2
2007 15.5
2008 14.2
2009 14.1
2010 15.4
2011 15.3
2012 16

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.43333333333333
2006 0.43550624133148
2007 0.47971014492754
2008 0.4752
2009 0.5230607966457
2010 0.52335456475584
2011 0.59553072625698
2012 0.55432372505543

Compare Gerald W Kirn Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,600.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 55.4%
 

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Public 06 - 08 902 16:1  
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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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