Kahler Middle School



Kahler Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Kahler Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 246
6 280
7 282
8 272
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Kahler Middle School is a public elementary school located in Dyer, IN in the Lake Central School Corporation. It enrolls 1,080 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 20.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,080
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 52

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Kahler Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 561
(52%)
3,477
(52%)
 Female 519
(48%)
3,243
(48%)

Kahler Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 788
(73%)
5,016
(75%)
 Hispanic 160
(15%)
936
(14%)
 Asian 48
(4%)
204
(3%)
 Black 44
(4%)
313
(5%)
 Two or More 33
(3%)
218
(3%)
 American Indian 7
(1%)
33
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Kahler Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 854
(79%)
5,295
(79%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 174
(16%)
1,094
(16%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 52
(5%)
331
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Kahler Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (20.9%) is significantly lower than the state average of 52.4%. 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.

Kahler Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1253
2006 1273
2007 1239
2008 1050
2009 1034
2010 1140
2011 1165
2012 1080

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 22.8
2006 N/A
2007 18.8
2008 17.9
2009 16.7
2010 18.3
2011 21.6
2012 20.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.09976057462091
2006 0.096622152395915
2007 0.098466505246166
2008 0.11619047619048
2009 0.16731141199226
2010 0.18333333333333
2011 0.20858369098712
2012 0.20925925925926

Compare Kahler Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,669.7% 16.7:1
 
2,080.0% 20.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 20.9%
 
State Average 52.4%
 
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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