Dan River Middle School



Dan River Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dan River Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 166
7 184
8 185
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dan River Middle School is a public elementary school located in Ringgold, VA in the Pittsylvania County Public Schools. It enrolls 535 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 14.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 535
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 36.48

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Dan River Middle School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 296
(55%)
3,322
(51%)
 Female 239
(45%)
3,149
(49%)

Dan River Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 352
(66%)
4,548
(70%)
 Black 171
(32%)
1,491
(23%)
 Hispanic 10
(2%)
266
(4%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
124
(2%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
30
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
8
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Dan River Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 269
(50%)
3,139
(49%)
 Not Eligible 209
(39%)
2,751
(43%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 57
(11%)
581
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Dan River Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (60.9%) is higher than the state average of 42.6%. 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.

Dan River Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 472
2006 493
2007 478
2008 480
2009 466
2010 496
2011 519
2012 535

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.2
2006 11.5
2007 14.9
2008 14.9
2009 14.5
2010 14.4
2011 13.1
2012 14.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.4978813559322
2006 0.53346855983773
2007 0.48535564853556
2008 0.46875
2009 0.51287553648069
2010 0.58266129032258
2011 0.5645472061657
2012 0.60934579439252

Compare Dan River Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,436.1% 14.4:1
 
1,470.0% 14.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 42.6%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 60.9%
 

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Dan River Middle School
Ringgold, VA
Public 06 - 08 535 14.7:1  
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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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