Pershing Middle School



Pershing Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Pershing Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 578
7 508
8 503
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Pershing Middle School is a public elementary school located in Houston, TX in the Houston Independent School District. It enrolls 1,589 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 17.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,589
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 88.8

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Pershing Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 822
(52%)
82,642
(49%)
 Male 767
(48%)
84,767
(51%)

Pershing Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 569
(36%)
40,163
(24%)
 Hispanic 561
(35%)
104,021
(62%)
 White 302
(19%)
14,735
(9%)
 Asian 120
(8%)
6,226
(4%)
 Two or More 32
(2%)
1,759
(1%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
375
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
130
(0%)

Pershing Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 865
(54%)
37,331
(22%)
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 724
(46%)
130,078
(78%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Pershing Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (45.6%) is lower than the state average of 62.2%. 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.

Pershing Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1749
2006 1732
2007 1747
2008 1795
2009 1748
2010 1816
2011 1748
2012 1752
2013 1653
2014 1619
2015 1589

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.7
2006 17.1
2007 17
2008 17
2009 16.8
2010 17.8
2011 17.3
2012 18
2013 16.8
2014 17.5
2015 17.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.42481417953116
2006 0.32332563510393
2007 0.33943903835146
2008 0.39721448467967
2009 0.33009153318078
2010 0.36178414096916
2011 0.35411899313501
2012 0.58504566210046
2013 0.56503327283727
2014 0.49722050648548
2015 0.45563247325362

Compare Pershing Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,790.0% 17.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 45.6%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 

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Public 06 - 08 1,589 17.9:1  
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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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