Oscar Smith Middle School



Oscar Smith Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Oscar Smith Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 337
7 328
8 360
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Oscar Smith Middle School is a public elementary school located in Chesapeake, VA in the Chesapeake City Public Schools. It enrolls 1,025 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 11.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,025
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11:1
Full Time Teachers: 93.45

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Oscar Smith Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 554
(54%)
13,979
(52%)
 Female 471
(46%)
13,084
(48%)

Oscar Smith Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 678
(66%)
8,679
(32%)
 White 180
(18%)
13,283
(49%)
 Hispanic 101
(10%)
2,315
(9%)
 Two or More 56
(5%)
1,881
(7%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
761
(3%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
87
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
57
(0%)

Oscar Smith Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 888
(87%)
8,470
(31%)
 Not Eligible 137
(13%)
17,273
(64%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
1,320
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Oscar Smith Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (86.6%) is significantly higher than the state average of 44.7%. 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.

Oscar Smith Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1062
2006 980
2007 892
2008 847
2009 857
2010 966
2011 981
2012 986
2013 1023
2014 1023
2015 1025

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.7
2006 10.5
2007 13.4
2008 12.1
2009 12.3
2010 14
2011 11.2
2012 11.1
2013 13.6
2014 11
2015 11

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.69020715630885
2006 0.67040816326531
2007 0.70403587443946
2008 0.70365997638725
2009 0.71528588098016
2010 0.71325051759834
2011 0.73088685015291
2012 0.74340770791075
2013 0.75366568914956
2014 0.76148582600196
2015 0.86634146341463

Compare Oscar Smith Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,100.0% 11.0:1
 
1,413.6% 14.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 86.6%
 

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