Smith Middle School



Smith Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Smith Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 181
7 181
8 179
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Smith Middle School is a public elementary school located in Birmingham, AL in the Birmingham City School District. It enrolls 541 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 30.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 541
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 30.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 18

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Smith Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 308
(57%)
10,067
(51%)
 Female 233
(43%)
9,543
(49%)

Smith Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 512
(95%)
17,982
(92%)
 Hispanic 13
(2%)
1,205
(6%)
 Two or More 7
(1%)
126
(1%)
 White 5
(1%)
239
(1%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
26
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
17
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
15
(0%)

Smith Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 375
(69%)
12,637
(64%)
 Not Eligible 166
(31%)
6,973
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Smith Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (69.3%) is higher than the state average of 53.9%. 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.

Smith Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 417
2006 391
2007 389
2008 327
2009 331
2010 345
2011 338
2012 329
2013 561
2014 514
2015 541

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19
2006 17.8
2007 17.3
2008 16.1
2009 22.1
2010 19.2
2011 24.1
2012 18.3
2013 28
2014 25.7
2015 30.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.77458033573141
2006 0.78260869565217
2007 0.80719794344473
2008 0.82262996941896
2009 0.8429003021148
2010 0.72173913043478
2011 0.9112426035503
2012 0.90881458966565
2013 0.90017825311943
2014 0.67509727626459
2015 0.69316081330869

Compare Smith Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,656.6% 16.6:1
 
3,010.0% 30.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 69.3%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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