Welch Middle School



Welch Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Welch Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 282
7 285
8 286
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Welch Middle School is a public elementary school located in Houston, TX in the Houston Independent School District. It enrolls 853 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 16.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 853
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 52.44

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Welch Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 452
(53%)
84,767
(51%)
 Female 401
(47%)
82,642
(49%)

Welch Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 445
(52%)
40,163
(24%)
 Hispanic 373
(44%)
104,021
(62%)
 White 19
(2%)
14,735
(9%)
 Asian 13
(2%)
6,226
(4%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
1,759
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
375
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
130
(0%)

Welch Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 713
(84%)
130,078
(78%)
 Not Eligible 140
(16%)
37,331
(22%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Welch Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (83.6%) is higher than the state average of 62.2%. 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.

Welch Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1338
2006 1369
2007 1286
2008 1176
2009 1159
2010 1099
2011 995
2012 926
2013 918
2014 884
2015 853

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.7
2006 16.2
2007 15.9
2008 14.9
2009 15.5
2010 15.6
2011 16.6
2012 16.4
2013 18
2014 16.4
2015 16.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.86173393124066
2006 0.65960555149744
2007 0.69284603421462
2008 0.65731292517007
2009 0.59879206212252
2010 0.5213830755232
2011 0.41809045226131
2012 0.83153347732181
2013 0.83660130718954
2014 0.62443438914027
2015 0.8358733880422

Compare Welch Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,630.0% 16.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 83.6%
 

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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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