Dorothy Mcelhinney Middle School



Dorothy Mcelhinney Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dorothy Mcelhinney Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 435
7 398
8 388
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dorothy Mcelhinney Middle School is a public elementary school located in Murrieta, CA in the Murrieta Valley Unf School District. It enrolls 1,221 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 28.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,221
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 28.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 42.51

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Dorothy Mcelhinney Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 625
(51%)
7,272
(49%)
 Male 596
(49%)
7,580
(51%)

Dorothy Mcelhinney Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 554
(45%)
6,964
(47%)
 Hispanic 316
(26%)
5,097
(34%)
 Asian 162
(13%)
1,115
(8%)
 Two or More 104
(9%)
833
(6%)
 Black 75
(6%)
707
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 8
(1%)
92
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
44
(0%)

Dorothy Mcelhinney Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 860
(70%)
9,641
(65%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 244
(20%)
3,622
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 117
(10%)
1,589
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Dorothy Mcelhinney Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (29.6%) is lower than the state average of 58.5%. 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.

Dorothy Mcelhinney Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2008 N/A
2009 744
2010 953
2011 1081
2012 1221

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2008 N/A
2009 27.4
2010 N/A
2011 28.4
2012 28.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2008
2009 0.2002688172043
2010 0.21615949632739
2011
2012 0.2956592956593

Compare Dorothy Mcelhinney Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,870.0% 28.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 29.6%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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