Rensselaer Middle School



Rensselaer Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Rensselaer Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 137
7 145
8 138
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Rensselaer Middle School is a public elementary school located in Rensselaer, IN in the Rensselaer Central School Corporation. It enrolls 420 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 14.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 420
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 29

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Rensselaer Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 211
(50%)
581
(48%)
 Male 209
(50%)
624
(52%)

Rensselaer Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 380
(90%)
1,075
(89%)
 Hispanic 24
(6%)
87
(7%)
 Two or More 10
(2%)
32
(3%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
6
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Rensselaer Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 216
(51%)
591
(49%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 151
(36%)
504
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 53
(13%)
110
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Rensselaer Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (48.6%) is slightly lower than the state average of 52.4%. 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.

Rensselaer Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 447
2006 431
2007 440
2008 438
2009 419
2010 432
2011 422
2012 420

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.4
2006 N/A
2007 16.2
2008 16.1
2009 15.7
2010 17.7
2011 15.6
2012 14.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.2751677852349
2006 0.30162412993039
2007 0.34318181818182
2008 0.36073059360731
2009 0.39618138424821
2010 0.43518518518519
2011 0.46919431279621
2012 0.48571428571429

Compare Rensselaer Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,450.0% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,669.7% 16.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 48.6%
 
State Average 52.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Rensselaer Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 420 14.5:1  
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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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