Sweetwater Middle School



Sweetwater Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sweetwater Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 617
7 573
8 586
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sweetwater Middle School is a public elementary school located in Lawrenceville, GA in the Gwinnett County School District. It enrolls 1,776 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 16.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,776
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 110

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Sweetwater Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 906
(51%)
59,819
(52%)
 Female 870
(49%)
56,203
(48%)

Sweetwater Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 879
(49%)
32,174
(28%)
 Black 546
(31%)
34,927
(30%)
 Asian 170
(10%)
11,471
(10%)
 White 123
(7%)
32,718
(28%)
 Two or More 48
(3%)
4,259
(4%)
 American Indian 8
(0%)
309
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
164
(0%)

Sweetwater Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,376
(77%)
58,746
(51%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 204
(11%)
9,359
(8%)
 Not Eligible 196
(11%)
47,917
(41%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Sweetwater Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (89.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 62.6%. 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.

Sweetwater Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1705
2006 1656
2007 1694
2008 1748
2009 1888
2010 1788
2011 1680
2012 1776

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.2
2006 13.3
2007 13.4
2008 13.6
2009 15.2
2010 15.3
2011 15.6
2012 16.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.74428152492669
2006 0.7548309178744
2007 0.77863046044864
2008 0.83295194508009
2009 0.8448093220339
2010 0.85514541387025
2011 0.87797619047619
2012 0.88963963963964

Compare Sweetwater Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.0% 16.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 89.0%
 

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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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