Danforth Middle School



Danforth Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Danforth Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 127
7 108
8 115
9 0
10 1
11 0
12 0
UG 10

Danforth Middle School is a public elementary school located in Syracuse, NY in the Syracuse City School District. It enrolls 361 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 9.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 361
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 9.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 37.69

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Danforth Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 192
(53%)
7,727
(53%)
 Female 169
(47%)
6,844
(47%)

Danforth Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 291
(81%)
6,977
(48%)
 Hispanic 40
(11%)
1,962
(13%)
 White 17
(5%)
3,363
(23%)
 Asian 8
(2%)
1,123
(8%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
992
(7%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
154
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Danforth Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 308
(85%)
10,909
(75%)
 Not Eligible 50
(14%)
3,370
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 3
(1%)
292
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Danforth Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (86.1%) is significantly higher than the state average of 53.2%. 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.

Danforth Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 592
2006 576
2007 558
2008 493
2009 463
2010 493
2011 516
2012 463
2013 452
2014 358
2015 361

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.1
2006 12.3
2007 11.5
2008 10.7
2009 9.3
2010 10
2011 12.3
2012 10.8
2013 10.6
2014 9.7
2015 9.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.8125
2006 0.90451388888889
2007 0.88172043010753
2008 0.84178498985801
2009 0.87904967602592
2010 0.91277890466531
2011 0.92441860465116
2012 0.92656587473002
2013 0.89159292035398
2014 0.87709497206704
2015 0.86149584487535

Compare Danforth Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
960.0% 9.6:1
 
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 86.1%
 

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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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