West Middle School



West Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 196
7 233
8 219
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Middle School is a public elementary school located in Muscatine, IA in the Muscatine Community School District. It enrolls 648 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 13.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 648
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 47.87

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West Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 332
(51%)
1,897
(51%)
 Female 316
(49%)
1,842
(49%)

West Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 450
(69%)
2,458
(66%)
 Hispanic 142
(22%)
1,009
(27%)
 Black 26
(4%)
130
(3%)
 Two or More 17
(3%)
85
(2%)
 American Indian 7
(1%)
20
(1%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
37
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

West Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 311
(48%)
1,643
(44%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 281
(43%)
1,838
(49%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 56
(9%)
258
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of West Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (52.0%) is slightly 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.

West Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 626
2006 618
2007 623
2008 588
2009 612
2010 601
2011 629
2012 648

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.3
2006 12.3
2007 9.6
2008 12.5
2009 13.9
2010 13.7
2011 13.3
2012 13.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.36741214057508
2006 0.32686084142395
2007 0.40128410914928
2008 0.40136054421769
2009 0.45751633986928
2010 0.45091514143095
2011 0.48966613672496
2012 0.52006172839506

Compare West Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,350.0% 13.5:1
 
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.8%
 
This School 52.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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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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