Northwest Middle School



Northwest Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Northwest Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 155
7 144
8 93
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Northwest Middle School is a public elementary school located in Jackson, MS in the Jackson Public School District. It enrolls 392 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 13.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 392
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 28.17

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Northwest Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 217
(55%)
9,990
(49%)
 Male 175
(45%)
10,280
(51%)

Northwest Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 382
(97%)
19,493
(96%)
 White 3
(1%)
300
(1%)
 Hispanic 3
(1%)
370
(2%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
71
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
14
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
20
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Northwest Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 392
(100%)
20,270
(100%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Not Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Northwest Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (100.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 77.0%. 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.

Northwest Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 671
2006 715
2007 750
2008 719
2009 671
2010 653
2011 610
2012 N/A
2013 335
2014 352
2015 392

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.8
2006 18.4
2007 19.2
2008 16.3
2009 16.6
2010 17.4
2011 16
2012 N/A
2013 13.3
2014 11.7
2015 13.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.85842026825633
2006 0.85874125874126
2007 0.83866666666667
2008 0.87482614742698
2009 0.88673621460507
2010 0.90352220520674
2011 0.93606557377049
2012
2013 0.85373134328358
2014 1
2015 1

Compare Northwest Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,390.0% 13.9:1
 
1,535.9% 15.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 77.0%
 
This School 100.0%
 

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Public 06 - 08 392 13.9:1  
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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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