John T. Baker Middle School



John T. Baker Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

John T. Baker Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 287
7 258
8 268
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

John T. Baker Middle School is a public elementary school located in Damascus, MD in the Montgomery County Public Schools. It enrolls 813 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 16.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 813
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 49.36

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John T. Baker Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 412
(51%)
53,421
(48%)
 Male 401
(49%)
57,010
(52%)

John T. Baker Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 474
(58%)
32,624
(30%)
 Hispanic 167
(21%)
33,079
(30%)
 Black 76
(9%)
23,326
(21%)
 Asian 47
(6%)
15,606
(14%)
 Two or More 45
(6%)
5,534
(5%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
206
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
56
(0%)

John T. Baker Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 658
(81%)
68,548
(62%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 124
(15%)
34,821
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 31
(4%)
7,062
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of John T. Baker Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (19.1%) is significantly lower than the state average of 48.4%. 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.

John T. Baker Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 730
2006 737
2007 689
2008 684
2009 649
2010 776
2011 837
2012 794
2013 813
2014 776
2015 813

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.9
2006 17.1
2007 15.6
2008 16.5
2009 16.3
2010 17.5
2011 16.7
2012 16.4
2013 15.8
2014 15.8
2015 16.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.1041095890411
2006 0.13297150610583
2007 0.11611030478955
2008 0.12134502923977
2009 0.14483821263482
2010 0.16237113402062
2011 0.17921146953405
2012 0.17758186397985
2013 0.18819188191882
2014 0.16881443298969
2015 0.19065190651907

Compare John T. Baker Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,343.0% 13.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,650.0% 16.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 19.1%
 
State Average 48.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public 06 - 08 813 16.5:1  
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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