South Dale Middle School



South Dale Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

South Dale Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 78
6 95
7 118
8 112
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

South Dale Middle School is a public elementary school located in Pinckard, AL in the Dale County School District. It enrolls 403 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 18.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 403
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 21.33

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South Dale Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 210
(52%)
1,151
(51%)
 Female 193
(48%)
1,084
(49%)

South Dale Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 271
(67%)
1,696
(76%)
 Black 110
(27%)
401
(18%)
 Hispanic 12
(3%)
74
(3%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
40
(2%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
10
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
12
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

South Dale Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 277
(69%)
1,265
(57%)
 Not Eligible 94
(23%)
802
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 32
(8%)
168
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of South Dale Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (76.7%) 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.

South Dale Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 296
2006 369
2007 373
2008 343
2009 339
2010 351
2011 393
2012 413
2013 439
2014 429
2015 403

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.4
2006 17.9
2007 17.8
2008 17.3
2009 16.7
2010 15.6
2011 16.2
2012 16.1
2013 20
2014 19.3
2015 18.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.73310810810811
2006 0.71544715447154
2007 0.72386058981233
2008 0.69096209912536
2009 0.70206489675516
2010 0.75498575498575
2011 0.75318066157761
2012 0.76029055690073
2013 0.77220956719818
2014 0.74592074592075
2015 0.76674937965261

Compare South Dale Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,656.6% 16.6:1
 
1,890.0% 18.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 76.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
South Dale Middle School
Pinckard, AL
Public 05 - 08 403 18.9:1  
Midland City Elementary School
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Public KG - 04 426 17.8:1 3 miles
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Public KG - 06 230 16.4:1 4 miles
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Public KG - 05 558 18.6:1 8 miles
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Public KG - 12 968 18.6:1 9 miles
Westgate Christian School
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Private PK - 08 178 7:1 9 miles
Heard Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 407 21.4:1 10 miles
Girard Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 485 18:1 10 miles
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Public KG - 05 279 18.6:1 10 miles
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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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