Guntown Middle School



Guntown Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Guntown Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 251
7 223
8 240
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 11

Guntown Middle School is a public elementary school located in Guntown, MS in the Lee County School District. It enrolls 725 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 16.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 725
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 43.89

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Guntown Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 370
(51%)
2,621
(52%)
 Female 355
(49%)
2,443
(48%)

Guntown Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 637
(88%)
3,466
(68%)
 Black 67
(9%)
1,359
(27%)
 Hispanic 9
(1%)
120
(2%)
 Two or More 8
(1%)
90
(2%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
27
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Guntown Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 381
(53%)
1,707
(34%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 281
(39%)
2,978
(59%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 63
(9%)
379
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Guntown Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (47.4%) is significantly lower than the state average of 77.0%. 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.

Guntown Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 673
2006 675
2007 680
2008 712
2009 728
2010 774
2011 805
2012 825
2013 812
2014 762
2015 725

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.5
2006 17.9
2007 15.9
2008 16.8
2009 16.6
2010 17.3
2011 17.6
2012 17.7
2013 17.5
2014 17.2
2015 16.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.44279346210996
2006 0.44
2007 0.43823529411765
2008 0.45926966292135
2009 0.48763736263736
2010 0.47674418604651
2011 0.49192546583851
2012 0.44121212121212
2013 0.47290640394089
2014 0.42650918635171
2015 0.47448275862069

Compare Guntown Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,535.9% 15.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,650.0% 16.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 47.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 77.0%
 

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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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