Southern Middle School



Southern Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Southern Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 253
7 241
8 270
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Southern Middle School is a public elementary school located in Lothian, MD in the Anne Arundel County Public Schools. It enrolls 764 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 14.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 764
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 52.44

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Southern Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 401
(52%)
29,784
(51%)
 Female 363
(48%)
28,456
(49%)

Southern Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 608
(80%)
32,585
(56%)
 Black 51
(7%)
11,792
(20%)
 Hispanic 49
(6%)
7,804
(13%)
 Two or More 46
(6%)
3,715
(6%)
 Asian 8
(1%)
2,063
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
121
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
160
(0%)

Southern Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 581
(76%)
37,428
(64%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 148
(19%)
17,336
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 35
(5%)
3,476
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Southern Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (24.0%) is 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.

Southern Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 837
2006 828
2007 794
2008 751
2009 770
2010 765
2011 786
2012 793
2013 803
2014 764
2015 764

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.7
2006 16.4
2007 16.4
2008 16.5
2009 17.1
2010 14.8
2011 15.2
2012 15
2013 15
2014 14.6
2015 14.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.19832735961768
2006 0.19082125603865
2007 0.19017632241814
2008 0.19973368841545
2009 0.21168831168831
2010 0.23790849673203
2011 0.23027989821883
2012 0.281210592686
2013 0.26276463262765
2014 0.28534031413613
2015 0.23952879581152

Compare Southern Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,343.0% 13.4:1
 
1,460.0% 14.6:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 24.0%
 
State Average 48.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Southern Middle School
Lothian, MD
Public 06 - 08 764 14.6:1  
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Public PK - 05 465 15:1 1 miles
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Public PK - 05 501 16.9:1 6 miles
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Public KG - 05 683 18.6:1 7 miles
St Mary of the Assumption School
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Private PK - 08 253 18:1 8 miles
The Summit School
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Private 02 - 08 103 3:1 8 miles
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Public KG - 05 326 16.5:1 8 miles
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Public PK - 12 135 6.3:1 8 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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