Vincent J. Gallagher Middle School



Vincent J. Gallagher Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Vincent J. Gallagher Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 170
7 178
8 201
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Vincent J. Gallagher Middle School is a public elementary school located in Smithfield, RI in the Smithfield School District. It enrolls 549 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 12.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 549
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 43

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Vincent J. Gallagher Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 287
(52%)
853
(52%)
 Female 262
(48%)
790
(48%)

Vincent J. Gallagher Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 484
(88%)
1,443
(88%)
 Hispanic 35
(6%)
98
(6%)
 Two or More 13
(2%)
59
(4%)
 Asian 9
(2%)
23
(1%)
 Black 7
(1%)
17
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
3
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Vincent J. Gallagher Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 472
(86%)
1,393
(85%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 58
(11%)
197
(12%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 19
(3%)
53
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Vincent J. Gallagher Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (14.0%) is significantly lower than the state average of 49.2%. 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.

Vincent J. Gallagher Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 645
2006 615
2007 655
2008 601
2009 632
2010 592
2011 582
2012 559
2013 574
2014 585
2015 549

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10.9
2006 12.9
2007 14.1
2008 13.5
2009 13.9
2010 14.3
2011 13.9
2012 15.5
2013 16.7
2014 16.5
2015 12.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.075968992248062
2006 0.076422764227642
2007 0.085496183206107
2008 0.10981697171381
2009 0.16772151898734
2010 0.15878378378378
2011 0.14089347079038
2012 0.13953488372093
2013 0.15505226480836
2014 0.15213675213675
2015 0.14025500910747

Compare Vincent J. Gallagher Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,280.0% 12.8:1
 
1,334.6% 13.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 14.0%
 
State Average 49.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Vincent J. Gallagher Middle School
Smithfield, RI
Public 06 - 08 549 12.8:1  
Anna M. Mccabe School
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Public PK - 05 337 15.1:1 1 miles
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Public KG - 05 261 14.2:1 1 miles
Old County Road School
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Public KG - 05 256 12.6:1 2 miles
St Philip School
Greenville, RI
Private PK - 08 250 13:1 2 miles
Graniteville School
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Public PK - PK 75 13.4:1 3 miles
Raymond Laperche School
Smithfield, RI
Public KG - 05 240 11.8:1 3 miles
Brown Avenue School
Johnston, RI
Public 01 - 05 231 14.9:1 4 miles
The Stork'S Nest Child Academy - Smithfield
Smithfield, RI
Private PK - TK 56 17:1 4 miles
North Smithfield Elementary
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Public PK - 03 424 14:1 4 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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