Lawrence South Middle School



Lawrence South Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Lawrence South Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 186
7 201
8 189
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Lawrence South Middle School is a public elementary school located in Lawrence, KS in the Lawrence School District. It enrolls 576 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 11.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 576
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 51.4

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Lawrence South Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 313
(54%)
4,529
(52%)
 Female 263
(46%)
4,112
(48%)

Lawrence South Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 336
(58%)
5,910
(68%)
 Two or More 66
(11%)
776
(9%)
 Hispanic 64
(11%)
781
(9%)
 Black 51
(9%)
516
(6%)
 American Indian 38
(7%)
302
(3%)
 Asian 18
(3%)
327
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(1%)
29
(0%)

Lawrence South Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 271
(47%)
5,101
(59%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 236
(41%)
2,886
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 69
(12%)
654
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Lawrence South Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (53.0%) is slightly higher than the state average of 51.7%. 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.

Lawrence South Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 568
2006 592
2007 562
2008 555
2009 565
2010 589
2011 607
2012 621
2013 614
2014 575
2015 576

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.6
2006 11.3
2007 11.9
2008 11.5
2009 12.1
2010 14.2
2011 12.4
2012 N/A
2013 11.7
2014 11.3
2015 11.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.27992957746479
2006 0.31925675675676
2007 0.31494661921708
2008 0.38198198198198
2009 0.42300884955752
2010 0.43972835314092
2011 0.47775947281713
2012 0.5378421900161
2013 0.55374592833876
2014 0.5304347826087
2015 0.52951388888889

Compare Lawrence South Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,120.0% 11.2:1
 
1,374.3% 13.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.7%
 
This School 53.0%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Lawrence South Middle School
Lawrence, KS
Public 06 - 08 576 11.2:1  
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Public KG - 05 308 16.6:1 1 miles
Prairie Park Elementary
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Public PK - 05 439 11.9:1 2 miles
Lawrence Liberty Memorial Central Mid School
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Public 06 - 08 492 10.6:1 2 miles
Cordley Elementary
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Public KG - 05 278 12.5:1 2 miles
Schwegler Elementary
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Public KG - 05 383 10.5:1 2 miles
Bishop Seabury Academy
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Private 06 - 12 196 8:1 3 miles
Montessori Childrens House
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Private PK - PK 64 9:1 3 miles
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Public 06 - 08 667 13:1 3 miles
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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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