Mccombs Middle School



Mccombs Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mccombs Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 243
7 216
8 205
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mccombs Middle School is a public elementary school located in Des Moines, IA in the Des Moines Independent Community School District. It enrolls 664 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 18.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 664
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 36

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Mccombs Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 352
(53%)
12,297
(52%)
 Female 312
(47%)
11,558
(48%)

Mccombs Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 328
(49%)
10,839
(45%)
 Hispanic 177
(27%)
5,743
(24%)
 Black 81
(12%)
4,084
(17%)
 Two or More 44
(7%)
1,514
(6%)
 Asian 26
(4%)
1,557
(7%)
 American Indian 7
(1%)
81
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
37
(0%)

Mccombs Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 459
(69%)
16,540
(69%)
 Not Eligible 158
(24%)
6,184
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 47
(7%)
1,131
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Mccombs Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (76.2%) is significantly 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.

Mccombs Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 627
2006 608
2007 592
2008 582
2009 594
2010 626
2011 591
2012 664

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15
2006 14.5
2007 14.2
2008 14.6
2009 15.3
2010 19
2011 16.9
2012 18.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.59170653907496
2006 0.59046052631579
2007 0.62837837837838
2008 0.60137457044674
2009 0.68181818181818
2010 0.69488817891374
2011 0.72250423011844
2012 0.76204819277108

Compare Mccombs Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,840.0% 18.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 76.2%
 

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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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