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
6 303
7 310
8 302
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Middle School is a public elementary school located in Sioux City, IA in the Sioux City Community School District. It enrolls 915 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 14.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 915
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 63.11

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West Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 469
(51%)
5,059
(52%)
 Female 446
(49%)
4,702
(48%)

West Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 462
(50%)
5,320
(55%)
 Hispanic 289
(32%)
2,943
(30%)
 Black 56
(6%)
447
(5%)
 American Indian 50
(5%)
365
(4%)
 Asian 36
(4%)
322
(3%)
 Two or More 17
(2%)
319
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(1%)
45
(0%)

West Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 558
(61%)
5,461
(56%)
 Not Eligible 261
(29%)
3,448
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 96
(10%)
852
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of West Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (71.5%) 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.

West Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1024
2006 969
2007 920
2008 886
2009 868
2010 852
2011 893
2012 915

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.1
2006 13
2007 12.4
2008 12.4
2009 13.6
2010 13.6
2011 14.2
2012 14.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.6015625
2006 0.53766769865841
2007 0.56739130434783
2008 0.56884875846501
2009 0.67165898617512
2010 0.68075117370892
2011 0.70772676371781
2012 0.71475409836066

Compare West Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,450.0% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 71.5%
 

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Public 06 - 08 915 14.5:1  
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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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