Richard Henry Dana Middle School



Richard Henry Dana Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Richard Henry Dana Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 231
7 245
8 267
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Richard Henry Dana Middle School is a public elementary school located in Arcadia, CA in the Arcadia Unified School District. It enrolls 743 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 25.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 743
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 25.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.14

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Richard Henry Dana Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 392
(53%)
3,104
(51%)
 Female 351
(47%)
2,995
(49%)

Richard Henry Dana Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 525
(71%)
4,095
(67%)
 Hispanic 101
(14%)
894
(15%)
 White 97
(13%)
916
(15%)
 Black 14
(2%)
126
(2%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
50
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
13
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
5
(0%)

Richard Henry Dana Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 554
(75%)
4,766
(78%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 130
(17%)
943
(15%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 59
(8%)
390
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Richard Henry Dana Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (25.4%) is significantly lower than the state average of 60.7%. 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.

Richard Henry Dana Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 835
2006 817
2007 828
2008 782
2009 775
2010 727
2011 785
2012 787
2013 783
2014 747
2015 743

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 23.9
2006 25.4
2007 22.5
2008 26.6
2009 23.3
2010 N/A
2011 25.2
2012 26.7
2013 26.2
2014 25
2015 25.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.12215568862275
2006 0.12607099143207
2007 0.13768115942029
2008 0.1457800511509
2009 0.17290322580645
2010 0.19944979367263
2011 0.44203821656051
2012 0.20330368487929
2013 0.22988505747126
2014 0.23560910307898
2015 0.25437415881561

Compare Richard Henry Dana Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
2,550.0% 25.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 25.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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Richard Henry Dana Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 743 25.5:1  
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Private PK - KG 91 8:1 2 miles
Barnhart School
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Private KG - 08 229 9:1 2 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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