Cherokee Heights Middle School



Cherokee Heights Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Cherokee Heights Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 191
7 170
8 166
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Cherokee Heights Middle School is a public elementary school located in Madison, WI in the Madison Metropolitan School District. It enrolls 527 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 12.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 527
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 42.2

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Cherokee Heights Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 280
(53%)
10,175
(52%)
 Female 247
(47%)
9,544
(48%)

Cherokee Heights Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 198
(38%)
8,601
(44%)
 Hispanic 129
(24%)
3,962
(20%)
 Black 121
(23%)
3,734
(19%)
 Asian 43
(8%)
1,815
(9%)
 Two or More 33
(6%)
1,503
(8%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
84
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
20
(0%)

Cherokee Heights Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 297
(56%)
8,907
(45%)
 Not Eligible 196
(37%)
9,921
(50%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 34
(6%)
891
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Cherokee Heights Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (62.8%) is higher than the state average of 44.6%. 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.

Cherokee Heights Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 527
2006 540
2007 546
2008 576
2009 535
2010 524
2011 537
2012 527

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11
2006 12.2
2007 12.3
2008 13.4
2009 13.2
2010 13
2011 12.8
2012 12.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.53510436432638
2006 0.55925925925926
2007 0.51465201465201
2008 0.54166666666667
2009 0.5588785046729
2010 0.62404580152672
2011 0.64059590316574
2012 0.6280834914611

Compare Cherokee Heights Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,250.0% 12.5:1
 
1,447.9% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.6%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 62.8%
 

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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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