Eighth Street Middle School



Eighth Street Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Eighth Street Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 599
8 557
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Eighth Street Middle School is a public high school of the Tift County School District located in Tifton, GA. It has 1,156 students in grades 7th through 8th. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.8 to 1.

Total Students: 1,156
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 73.2

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Eighth Street Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 636
(55%)
1,708
(51%)
 Female 520
(45%)
1,619
(49%)

Eighth Street Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 549
(47%)
1,543
(46%)
 Black 392
(34%)
1,153
(35%)
 Hispanic 188
(16%)
498
(15%)
 Two or More 15
(1%)
83
(2%)
 Asian 12
(1%)
47
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Eighth Street Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 684
(59%)
1,838
(55%)
 Not Eligible 410
(35%)
1,287
(39%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 62
(5%)
202
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Eighth Street Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (64.5%) is higher than the state average of 53.1%. 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.

Eighth Street Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1181
2006 1201
2007 1117
2008 1099
2009 1176
2010 1255
2011 1162
2012 1156

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.6
2006 14.5
2007 13.5
2008 15.2
2009 16.6
2010 16.6
2011 16.1
2012 15.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.60711261642676
2006 0.60033305578684
2007 0.64368845120859
2008 0.68789808917197
2009 0.68112244897959
2010 0.61354581673307
2011 0.68502581755594
2012 0.64532871972318

Compare Eighth Street Middle School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,522.8% 15.2:1
 
1,580.0% 15.8:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 53.1%
 
This School 64.5%
 

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Public 07 - 08 1,156 15.8:1  
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