Meridian Middle School



Meridian Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Meridian Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 72
7 65
8 59
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Meridian Middle School is a public elementary school located in Blue Mound, IL in the Meridian Community Unit School District 15. It enrolls 196 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 13.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 196
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 14.62

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Meridian Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 101
(52%)
359
(50%)
 Male 95
(48%)
362
(50%)

Meridian Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 188
(96%)
692
(96%)
 Hispanic 5
(3%)
10
(1%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
5
(1%)
 Black 1
(1%)
11
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Meridian Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 118
(60%)
452
(63%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 57
(29%)
221
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 21
(11%)
48
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Meridian Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (39.8%) is slightly 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.

Meridian Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 250
2006 242
2007 249
2008 248
2009 245
2010 243
2011 256
2012 237
2013 218
2014 196
2015 196

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.7
2006 14.2
2007 15.6
2008 16
2009 15.8
2010 16.2
2011 16.4
2012 13.3
2013 14.5
2014 12.7
2015 13.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.284
2006 0.28512396694215
2007 0.30522088353414
2008 0.26612903225806
2009 0.35918367346939
2010 0.41152263374486
2011 0.37109375
2012 0.33755274261603
2013 0.38073394495413
2014 0.45408163265306
2015 0.39795918367347

Compare Meridian Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,340.0% 13.4:1
 
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 39.8%
 
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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