Brody Middle School



Brody Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Brody Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 227
7 241
8 234
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Brody Middle School is a public elementary school located in Des Moines, IA in the Des Moines Independent Community School District. It enrolls 702 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 17.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 702
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 41

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Brody Middle School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 367
(52%)
12,297
(52%)
 Female 335
(48%)
11,558
(48%)

Brody Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 448
(64%)
10,839
(45%)
 Black 96
(14%)
4,084
(17%)
 Hispanic 91
(13%)
5,743
(24%)
 Two or More 38
(5%)
1,514
(6%)
 Asian 25
(4%)
1,557
(7%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
81
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
37
(0%)

Brody Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 392
(56%)
16,540
(69%)
 Not Eligible 277
(39%)
6,184
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 33
(5%)
1,131
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Brody Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (60.5%) 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.

Brody Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 646
2006 707
2007 735
2008 720
2009 688
2010 689
2011 680
2012 702

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.1
2006 16.5
2007 16.7
2008 16.5
2009 15.7
2010 17.2
2011 16.5
2012 17.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.39473684210526
2006 0.35502121640736
2007 0.42993197278912
2008 0.41388888888889
2009 0.51162790697674
2010 0.50798258345428
2011 0.55441176470588
2012 0.60541310541311

Compare Brody Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,710.0% 17.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 60.5%
 

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Public 06 - 08 702 17.1:1  
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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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