Tennyson Middle School



Tennyson Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Tennyson Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 300
7 318
8 263
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Tennyson Middle School is a public elementary school located in Waco, TX in the Waco Independent School District. It enrolls 881 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 16.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 881
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16:1
Full Time Teachers: 55.1

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Tennyson Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 445
(51%)
5,883
(52%)
 Female 436
(49%)
5,352
(48%)

Tennyson Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 473
(54%)
6,662
(59%)
 Black 253
(29%)
3,230
(29%)
 White 132
(15%)
1,096
(10%)
 Two or More 17
(2%)
201
(2%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
35
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
9
(0%)

Tennyson Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 633
(72%)
9,354
(83%)
 Not Eligible 184
(21%)
1,158
(10%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 64
(7%)
723
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Tennyson Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (79.1%) 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.

Tennyson Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 500
2006 509
2007 541
2008 498
2009 616
2010 589
2011 592
2012 821
2013 825
2014 902
2015 881

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.6
2006 14.5
2007 15.1
2008 13.4
2009 13.5
2010 13.9
2011 15.5
2012 17.4
2013 17
2014 17.8
2015 16

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.704
2006 0.70726915520629
2007 0.73197781885397
2008 0.75100401606426
2009 0.79707792207792
2010 0.79286926994907
2011 0.82432432432432
2012 0.82338611449452
2013 0.82666666666667
2014 0.78935698447894
2015 0.79114642451759

Compare Tennyson Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,600.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 79.1%
 

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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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