Galax Middle School



Galax Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Galax Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 91
6 93
7 84
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Galax Middle School is a public elementary school located in Galax, VA in the Galax City Public Schools. It enrolls 268 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 10.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 268
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 24.82

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Galax Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 138
(51%)
421
(49%)
 Male 130
(49%)
430
(51%)

Galax Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 162
(60%)
487
(57%)
 Hispanic 68
(25%)
262
(31%)
 Black 25
(9%)
75
(9%)
 Two or More 13
(5%)
24
(3%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Galax Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 160
(60%)
540
(63%)
 Not Eligible 94
(35%)
257
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 14
(5%)
54
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Galax Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (64.9%) is 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.

Galax Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 328
2006 321
2007 311
2008 314
2009 331
2010 314
2011 323
2012 312
2013 290
2014 290
2015 268

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.1
2006 14.5
2007 18.5
2008 16.4
2009 17.4
2010 16.2
2011 14.5
2012 14.5
2013 12.9
2014 12.5
2015 10.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.4969512195122
2006 0.51713395638629
2007 0.53697749196141
2008 0.47452229299363
2009 0.53474320241692
2010 0.55732484076433
2011 0.64705882352941
2012 0.61217948717949
2013 0.66206896551724
2014 0.65862068965517
2015 0.64925373134328

Compare Galax Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,080.0% 10.8:1
 
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 64.9%
 

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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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