West Middle School



West Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 130
7 129
8 130
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Middle School is a public elementary school located in Grand Junction, CO in the Mesa County Valley School District No. 51. It enrolls 389 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 14.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 389
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.1

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West Middle School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 208
(53%)
8,071
(51%)
 Female 181
(47%)
7,613
(49%)

West Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 279
(72%)
10,905
(70%)
 Hispanic 82
(21%)
3,831
(24%)
 Two or More 12
(3%)
627
(4%)
 Asian 11
(3%)
114
(1%)
 Black 2
(1%)
83
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
100
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
24
(0%)

West Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 245
(63%)
7,655
(49%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 134
(34%)
6,900
(44%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 10
(3%)
1,129
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of West Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (37.0%) is slightly lower than the state average of 44.5%. 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.

West Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 449
2006 434
2007 410
2008 418
2009 425
2010 427
2011 416
2012 432
2013 400
2014 404
2015 389

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.8
2006 16.4
2007 15.2
2008 15.2
2009 16.8
2010 15.8
2011 15.9
2012 16.9
2013 15
2014 16.1
2015 14.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.34075723830735
2006 0.23732718894009
2007 0.31951219512195
2008 0.33971291866029
2009 0.38117647058824
2010 0.38173302107728
2011 0.35576923076923
2012 0.38888888888889
2013 0.3125
2014 0.35643564356436
2015 0.37017994858612

Compare West Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,490.0% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.8% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 37.0%
 
State Average 44.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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