Southwestern Middle School



Southwestern Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Southwestern Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 158
7 131
8 152
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Southwestern Middle School is a public elementary school located in Lafayette, IN in the Tippecanoe School Corporation. It enrolls 441 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 20.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 441
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20:1
Full Time Teachers: 22

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Southwestern Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 227
(51%)
4,209
(49%)
 Male 214
(49%)
4,434
(51%)

Southwestern Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 367
(83%)
6,499
(75%)
 Hispanic 39
(9%)
1,138
(13%)
 Black 18
(4%)
345
(4%)
 Two or More 16
(4%)
409
(5%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
18
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
229
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
5
(0%)

Southwestern Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 278
(63%)
5,239
(61%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 132
(30%)
2,857
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 31
(7%)
547
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Southwestern Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (37.0%) is 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.

Southwestern Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 305
2006 339
2007 380
2008 425
2009 398
2010 424
2011 424
2012 441

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.7
2006 N/A
2007 17.8
2008 17.6
2009 16
2010 20.8
2011 20.2
2012 20

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.21967213114754
2006 0.25368731563422
2007 0.28947368421053
2008 0.28
2009 0.36683417085427
2010 0.35849056603774
2011 0.36792452830189
2012 0.36961451247166

Compare Southwestern Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,669.7% 16.7:1
 
2,000.0% 20.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 37.0%
 
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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