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
6 281
7 294
8 256
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

South Middle School is a public elementary school located in Arlington Heights, IL in the Arlington Heights School District 25. It enrolls 831 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 12.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 831
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 68.24

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South Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 437
(53%)
2,759
(51%)
 Female 394
(47%)
2,600
(49%)

South Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 669
(81%)
4,132
(77%)
 Hispanic 77
(9%)
414
(8%)
 Asian 42
(5%)
592
(11%)
 Two or More 34
(4%)
159
(3%)
 Black 5
(1%)
39
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
8
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
15
(0%)

South Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 772
(93%)
5,201
(97%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 59
(7%)
158
(3%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of South Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (7.1%) is significantly lower than the state average of 52.9%. 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.

South Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 842
2006 865
2007 834
2008 876
2009 861
2010 891
2011 857
2012 898
2013 861
2014 867
2015 831

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.2
2006 14.2
2007 15.4
2008 13.7
2009 13.7
2010 14.6
2011 14
2012 8.6
2013 12.3
2014 12.4
2015 12.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.070071258907363
2006 0.071676300578035
2007 0.069544364508393
2008 0.078767123287671
2009 0.10104529616725
2010 0.10998877665544
2011 0.10151691948658
2012 0.079064587973274
2013 0.073170731707317
2014 0.065743944636678
2015 0.070998796630566

Compare South Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,220.0% 12.2:1
 
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 7.1%
 
State Average 52.9%
 
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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