East Alexander Middle School



East Alexander Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

East Alexander Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 180
7 215
8 209
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

East Alexander Middle School is a public elementary school located in Hiddenite, NC in the Alexander County School District. It enrolls 604 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 15.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 604
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 39.68

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East Alexander Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 312
(52%)
1,836
(52%)
 Female 292
(48%)
1,729
(48%)

East Alexander Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 447
(74%)
2,829
(79%)
 Hispanic 87
(14%)
369
(10%)
 Black 28
(5%)
140
(4%)
 Two or More 28
(5%)
154
(4%)
 Asian 12
(2%)
68
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

East Alexander Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 295
(49%)
1,802
(51%)
 Not Eligible 260
(43%)
1,502
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 49
(8%)
261
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of East Alexander Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (57.0%) is slightly lower than the state average of 61.1%. 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.

East Alexander Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 697
2006 695
2007 708
2008 698
2009 694
2010 669
2011 683
2012 672
2013 661
2014 671
2015 604

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.2
2006 15.2
2007 16
2008 16.6
2009 16.1
2010 16.3
2011 16.3
2012 16.5
2013 16.2
2014 16.4
2015 15.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.49784791965567
2006 0.49208633093525
2007 0.50564971751412
2008 0.51002865329513
2009 0.5806916426513
2010 0.57100149476831
2011 0.60175695461201
2012 0.58482142857143
2013 0.62481089258699
2014 0.575260804769
2015 0.56953642384106

Compare East Alexander Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,465.9% 14.7:1
 
1,520.0% 15.2:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 57.0%
 
State Average 61.1%
 

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East Alexander Middle School
Hiddenite, NC
Public 06 - 08 604 15.2:1  
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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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