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
6 288
7 242
8 250
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Northwest Middle School is a public elementary school located in Knoxville, TN in the Knox County School District. It enrolls 780 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 13.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 780
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 57.6

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Northwest Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 404
(52%)
21,737
(52%)
 Female 376
(48%)
20,233
(48%)

Northwest Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 401
(51%)
31,068
(74%)
 Black 252
(32%)
5,943
(14%)
 Hispanic 91
(12%)
2,774
(7%)
 Two or More 23
(3%)
1,174
(3%)
 Asian 8
(1%)
872
(2%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
86
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
53
(0%)

Northwest Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 565
(72%)
18,611
(44%)
 Not Eligible 162
(21%)
20,954
(50%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 53
(7%)
2,405
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Northwest Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (79.2%) is higher than the state average of 61.3%. 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 901
2006 901
2007 764
2008 768
2009 786
2010 827
2011 727
2012 780

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.3
2006 14.5
2007 13.4
2008 12.5
2009 14.9
2010 14.6
2011 14.7
2012 13.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.62930077691454
2006 0.66259711431743
2007 0.77486910994764
2008 0.70442708333333
2009 0.72391857506361
2010 0.73639661426844
2011 0.76891334250344
2012 0.79230769230769

Compare Northwest Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,350.0% 13.5:1
 
1,440.2% 14.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.3%
 
This School 79.2%
 

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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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