West Chatham Middle School



West Chatham Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Chatham Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 311
7 296
8 288
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Chatham Middle School is a public elementary school located in Pooler, GA in the Chatham County School District. It enrolls 895 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 13.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 895
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 65.2

Show Your School Spirit With Shirts and Apparel

Sale price: $19.99
Sale price: $26.99

Find Former WCMS Alumni

West Chatham Middle School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 462
(52%)
15,006
(51%)
 Female 433
(48%)
14,166
(49%)

West Chatham Middle School Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Black 412
(46%)
16,370
(56%)
 White 285
(32%)
8,445
(29%)
 Hispanic 131
(15%)
2,083
(7%)
 Two or More 49
(5%)
1,558
(5%)
 Asian 16
(2%)
570
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
102
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
44
(0%)

West Chatham Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 525
(59%)
17,901
(61%)
 Not Eligible 290
(32%)
9,494
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 80
(9%)
1,777
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of West Chatham Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (67.6%) is slightly higher than the state average of 65.3%. 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.

West Chatham Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 870
2006 875
2007 941
2008 973
2009 1100
2010 1037
2011 1011
2012 1070
2013 1009
2014 918
2015 895

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.8
2006 14.1
2007 13.3
2008 13.2
2009 14.6
2010 13.9
2011 15.1
2012 15.7
2013 15.8
2014 14.3
2015 13.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.5448275862069
2006 0.53028571428571
2007 0.52391073326249
2008 0.50051387461459
2009 0.64272727272727
2010 0.5718418514947
2011 0.6379821958457
2012 0.64953271028037
2013 0.69672943508424
2014 0.67864923747277
2015 0.67597765363128

Compare West Chatham Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,370.0% 13.7:1
 
1,431.7% 14.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 65.3%
 
This School 67.6%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
West Chatham Middle School
Pooler, GA
Public 06 - 08 895 13.7:1  
West Chatham Elementary School
Pooler, GA
Public PK - 05 934 14.8:1 1 miles
Pooler Elementary School
Pooler, GA
Public PK - 05 527 13.8:1 2 miles
Bloomingdale Elementary School
Bloomingdale, GA
Public PK - 05 383 12.7:1 4 miles
Savannah Adventist Christian School
Pooler, GA
Private PK - 09 80 11:1 5 miles
Butler Christian Academy
Savannah, GA
Private PK - 12 121 11:1 6 miles
Garden City Elementary School
Garden City, GA
Public PK - 05 801 15.6:1 6 miles
Savannah Christian Preparatory School
Savannah, GA
Private PK - 12 1,175 16:1 6 miles
Gould Elementary School
Savannah, GA
Public PK - 05 896 15.7:1 6 miles
Savannah Christian Prep
Savannah, GA
Private PK - 12 1,244 16:1 6 miles
Mercer Middle School
Garden City, GA
Public 06 - 08 358 11.3:1 6 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

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.

All Rights Reserved. Copyright © 2018. ElementarySchools.org.