South Middle School



South Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

South Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 256
7 247
8 280
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

South Middle School is a public elementary school located in Aurora, CO in the Aurora Joint District No. 28 of the Counties of Adams and a School District. It enrolls 783 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 18.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 783
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 42.65

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South Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 404
(52%)
16,550
(52%)
 Female 379
(48%)
15,491
(48%)

South Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 509
(65%)
17,019
(53%)
 Black 160
(20%)
5,802
(18%)
 White 66
(8%)
5,869
(18%)
 Two or More 23
(3%)
1,513
(5%)
 Asian 19
(2%)
1,468
(5%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
197
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
173
(1%)

South Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 581
(74%)
19,129
(60%)
 Not Eligible 131
(17%)
10,288
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 71
(9%)
2,624
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of South Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (83.3%) is significantly higher than the state average of 44.5%. 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 Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 835
2006 801
2007 724
2008 670
2009 647
2010 652
2011 686
2012 688
2013 743
2014 801
2015 783

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.9
2006 17.4
2007 16.4
2008 16.9
2009 17.3
2010 17.5
2011 17.3
2012 17.3
2013 17.3
2014 18.4
2015 18.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.68622754491018
2006 0.75156054931336
2007 0.79834254143646
2008 0.85223880597015
2009 0.83771251931994
2010 0.89263803680982
2011 0.86151603498542
2012 0.87209302325581
2013 0.8721399730821
2014 0.90387016229713
2015 0.83269476372925

Compare South Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.8% 16.1:1
 
1,840.0% 18.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 83.3%
 

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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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