Gretna Middle School



Gretna Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gretna Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 167
7 123
8 161
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Gretna Middle School is a public elementary school located in Gretna, VA in the Pittsylvania County Public Schools. It enrolls 451 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 14.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 451
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.88

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Gretna Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 247
(55%)
3,224
(51%)
 Female 204
(45%)
3,127
(49%)

Gretna Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 305
(68%)
4,428
(70%)
 Black 119
(26%)
1,455
(23%)
 Two or More 15
(3%)
150
(2%)
 Hispanic 8
(2%)
275
(4%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
9
(0%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
30
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Gretna Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 244
(54%)
3,215
(51%)
 Not Eligible 161
(36%)
2,580
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 46
(10%)
556
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Gretna Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (64.3%) 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.

Gretna Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 556
2006 528
2007 483
2008 464
2009 457
2010 451
2011 423
2012 426
2013 455
2014 433
2015 451

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.1
2006 11.9
2007 13.8
2008 13.3
2009 13.5
2010 13.7
2011 11.1
2012 12.3
2013 13.1
2014 12.8
2015 14.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.50719424460432
2006 0.4905303030303
2007 0.49482401656315
2008 0.56681034482759
2009 0.60393873085339
2010 0.63192904656319
2011 0.61702127659574
2012 0.65023474178404
2013 0.64175824175824
2014 0.61662817551963
2015 0.6430155210643

Compare Gretna Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,413.6% 14.1:1
 
1,460.0% 14.6:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 64.3%
 

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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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