Laurens Middle School



Laurens Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Laurens Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 158
7 140
8 147
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Laurens Middle School is a public elementary school located in Laurens, SC in the Laurens 55 School District. It enrolls 445 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 15.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 445
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.6

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Laurens Middle School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 229
(51%)
2,132
(49%)
 Male 216
(49%)
2,255
(51%)

Laurens Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 211
(47%)
2,386
(54%)
 Black 158
(36%)
1,329
(30%)
 Hispanic 63
(14%)
524
(12%)
 Two or More 13
(3%)
125
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
19
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Laurens Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 280
(63%)
2,965
(68%)
 Not Eligible 136
(31%)
1,147
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 29
(7%)
275
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Laurens Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (69.4%) is slightly higher than the state average of 62.8%. 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.

Laurens Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 390
2006 401
2007 388
2008 411
2009 376
2010 418
2011 464
2012 451
2013 449
2014 449
2015 445

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15
2006 9.8
2007 14.9
2008 15.8
2009 16.3
2010 16.7
2011 19.3
2012 18.3
2013 17.1
2014 15.9
2015 15

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.47948717948718
2006 0.54114713216958
2007 0.53865979381443
2008 0.57907542579075
2009 0.52393617021277
2010 0.58133971291866
2011 0.65086206896552
2012 0.64745011086475
2013 0.67928730512249
2014 0.6837416481069
2015 0.69438202247191

Compare Laurens Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,443.1% 14.4:1
 
1,500.0% 15.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.8%
 
This School 69.4%
 

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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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