Girard Middle School



Girard Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Girard Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 173
7 129
8 183
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Girard Middle School is a public elementary school located in Dothan, AL in the Dothan City School District. It enrolls 485 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 18.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 485
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18:1
Full Time Teachers: 27

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Girard Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 281
(58%)
3,499
(52%)
 Female 204
(42%)
3,259
(48%)

Girard Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 366
(75%)
3,661
(54%)
 White 78
(16%)
2,491
(37%)
 Hispanic 26
(5%)
365
(5%)
 Two or More 9
(2%)
126
(2%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
93
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
13
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
9
(0%)

Girard Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 398
(82%)
4,322
(64%)
 Not Eligible 60
(12%)
2,094
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 27
(6%)
342
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Girard Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.6%) is significantly 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.

Girard Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 434
2006 421
2007 419
2008 394
2009 541
2010 529
2011 522
2012 481
2013 510
2014 453
2015 485

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.4
2006 18.7
2007 16.4
2008 15.3
2009 12.3
2010 14.5
2011 14.9
2012 13
2013 18.9
2014 15.4
2015 18

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.69124423963134
2006 0.68171021377672
2007 0.69928400954654
2008 0.71319796954315
2009 0.80221811460259
2010 0.73156899810964
2011 0.77586206896552
2012 0.85654885654886
2013 0.74509803921569
2014 0.88079470198675
2015 0.87628865979381

Compare Girard Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,656.6% 16.6:1
 
1,800.0% 18.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 87.6%
 

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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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