Decorah Middle School



Decorah Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Decorah Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 116
6 109
7 113
8 111
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Decorah Middle School is a public elementary school located in Decorah, IA in the Decorah Community School District. It enrolls 449 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 12.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 449
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.86

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Decorah Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 230
(51%)
549
(51%)
 Female 219
(49%)
525
(49%)

Decorah Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 410
(91%)
968
(90%)
 Hispanic 22
(5%)
58
(5%)
 Asian 8
(2%)
15
(1%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
25
(2%)
 Black 4
(1%)
5
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Decorah Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 319
(71%)
752
(70%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 75
(17%)
222
(21%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 55
(12%)
100
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Decorah Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (29.0%) is lower than the state average of 43.8%. 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.

Decorah Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 433
2006 455
2007 459
2008 506
2009 462
2010 456
2011 440
2012 449

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13
2006 14.1
2007 13.9
2008 14.2
2009 13.6
2010 13.9
2011 13.3
2012 12.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.14087759815242
2006 0.17362637362637
2007 0.20261437908497
2008 0.20948616600791
2009 0.24675324675325
2010 0.24780701754386
2011 0.23863636363636
2012 0.28953229398664

Compare Decorah Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,290.0% 12.9:1
 
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 29.0%
 
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public 05 - 08 449 12.9:1  
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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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