Griffiths Middle School



Griffiths Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Griffiths Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 398
7 504
8 455
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Griffiths Middle School is a public elementary school located in Downey, CA in the Downey Unified School District. It enrolls 1,357 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 24.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,357
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 24.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 56.03

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Griffiths Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 690
(51%)
7,372
(51%)
 Female 667
(49%)
6,979
(49%)

Griffiths Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,194
(88%)
12,748
(89%)
 White 67
(5%)
697
(5%)
 Asian 55
(4%)
410
(3%)
 Black 33
(2%)
373
(3%)
 Two or More 7
(1%)
80
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
18
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
25
(0%)

Griffiths Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 628
(46%)
7,596
(53%)
 Not Eligible 483
(36%)
4,421
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 246
(18%)
2,334
(16%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Griffiths Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (64.4%) is slightly higher than the state average of 60.7%. 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.

Griffiths Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1317
2006 1270
2007 1267
2008 1339
2009 1425
2010 1445
2011 1402
2012 1364
2013 1357
2014 1419
2015 1357

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 22.9
2006 20.8
2007 17.4
2008 22.2
2009 25.1
2010 N/A
2011 25.9
2012 24.3
2013 24.1
2014 26.5
2015 24.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.54062262718299
2006 0.54566929133858
2007 0.60536700868193
2008 0.63480209111277
2009 0.63157894736842
2010 0.67543252595156
2011
2012 0.66422287390029
2013 0.70081061164333
2014 0.63777307963354
2015 0.64406779661017

Compare Griffiths Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
2,420.0% 24.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 
This School 64.4%
 

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Public 06 - 08 1,357 24.2:1  
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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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