Swanson Middle School



Swanson Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Swanson Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 464
7 330
8 329
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Swanson Middle School is a public elementary school located in Arlington, VA in the Arlington County Public Schools. It enrolls 1,123 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 14.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,123
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14:1
Full Time Teachers: 80.39

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Swanson Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 574
(51%)
9,599
(51%)
 Female 549
(49%)
9,113
(49%)

Swanson Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 733
(65%)
8,887
(47%)
 Hispanic 173
(15%)
5,116
(27%)
 Asian 80
(7%)
1,682
(9%)
 Two or More 77
(7%)
1,039
(6%)
 Black 58
(5%)
1,905
(10%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
72
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
11
(0%)

Swanson Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 975
(87%)
12,934
(69%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 126
(11%)
4,696
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 22
(2%)
1,082
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Swanson Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (13.2%) is significantly lower than the state average of 44.7%. 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.

Swanson Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 795
2006 806
2007 795
2008 855
2009 875
2010 954
2011 933
2012 1033
2013 1057
2014 1048
2015 1123

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.2
2006 12.7
2007 15.1
2008 16.4
2009 15.8
2010 23
2011 12.7
2012 14
2013 13.4
2014 12.8
2015 14

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.20251572327044
2006 0.15632754342432
2007 0.14591194968553
2008 0.15204678362573
2009 0.14628571428571
2010 0.14360587002096
2011 0.14683815648446
2012 0.14424007744434
2013 0.13434247871334
2014 0.13263358778626
2015 0.13178984861977

Compare Swanson Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,400.0% 14.0:1
 
1,413.6% 14.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 13.2%
 
State Average 44.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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