West Branch Middle School



West Branch Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Branch Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 59
6 65
7 63
8 52
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Branch Middle School is a public elementary school located in West Branch, IA in the West Branch Community School District. It enrolls 239 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 16.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 239
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 14.68

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West Branch Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 120
(50%)
305
(50%)
 Female 119
(50%)
299
(50%)

West Branch Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 220
(92%)
546
(90%)
 Two or More 11
(5%)
20
(3%)
 Hispanic 8
(3%)
32
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
4
(1%)
 Black 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

West Branch Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 186
(78%)
463
(77%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 40
(17%)
112
(19%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 13
(5%)
29
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of West Branch Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (22.2%) is significantly 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.

West Branch Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 183
2006 171
2007 189
2008 187
2009 186
2010 172
2011 172
2012 239

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.9
2006 12.7
2007 15.4
2008 13.6
2009 13.9
2010 15.6
2011 14.8
2012 16.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.11475409836066
2006 0.16374269005848
2007 0.15343915343915
2008 0.16577540106952
2009 0.2258064516129
2010 0.25581395348837
2011 0.24418604651163
2012 0.22175732217573

Compare West Branch Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,630.0% 16.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 22.2%
 
State Average 43.8%
 
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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