Sawtooth Middle School



Sawtooth Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sawtooth Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 342
7 318
8 322
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sawtooth Middle School is a public elementary school located in Meridian, ID in the Meridian Joint School District. It enrolls 982 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 22.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 982
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 44.47

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Sawtooth Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 510
(52%)
13,410
(52%)
 Female 472
(48%)
12,549
(48%)

Sawtooth Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 839
(85%)
21,803
(84%)
 Hispanic 83
(8%)
2,216
(9%)
 Two or More 33
(3%)
798
(3%)
 Asian 10
(1%)
626
(2%)
 Black 10
(1%)
319
(1%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
139
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
58
(0%)

Sawtooth Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 728
(74%)
17,784
(69%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 196
(20%)
6,837
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 58
(6%)
1,338
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Sawtooth Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (25.9%) is significantly lower than the state average of 51.4%. 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.

Sawtooth Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1233
2006 1372
2007 822
2008 838
2009 802
2010 924
2011 974
2012 982

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21
2006 21.2
2007 19.9
2008 20
2009 18.9
2010 21.2
2011 21.2
2012 22.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.1654501216545
2006 0.17930029154519
2007 0.19951338199513
2008 0.20883054892601
2009 0.25561097256858
2010 0.25541125541126
2011 0.29260780287474
2012 0.25865580448065

Compare Sawtooth Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,876.4% 18.8:1
 
2,210.0% 22.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 25.9%
 
State Average 51.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Meridian, ID
Public 06 - 08 982 22.1:1  
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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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