West Central Middle School



West Central Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Central Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 74
7 62
8 74
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Central Middle School is a public elementary school located in Stronghurst, IL in the West Central Community Unit School District 235. It enrolls 210 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 10.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 210
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 19.71

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West Central Middle School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 106
(50%)
326
(53%)
 Female 104
(50%)
291
(47%)

West Central Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 198
(94%)
583
(94%)
 Hispanic 7
(3%)
17
(3%)
 Two or More 4
(2%)
13
(2%)
 Black 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

West Central Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 88
(42%)
290
(47%)
 Not Eligible 88
(42%)
250
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 34
(16%)
77
(12%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of West Central Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (58.1%) is slightly higher than the state average of 54.0%. 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 Central Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 246
2006 246
2007 234
2008 244
2009 229
2010 221
2011 217
2012 210

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.9
2006 12.9
2007 15.6
2008 12.8
2009 12.1
2010 11.6
2011 11.4
2012 10.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.4390243902439
2006 0.47154471544715
2007 0.38461538461538
2008 0.41803278688525
2009 0.48034934497817
2010 0.46153846153846
2011 0.52073732718894
2012 0.58095238095238

Compare West Central Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,070.0% 10.7:1
 
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 58.1%
 

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