Smith Junior High School



Smith Junior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Smith Junior High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 464
8 519
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Smith Junior High School is a public high school of the Mesa Unified School District located in Mesa, AZ. It has 983 students in grades 7th through 8th. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.8 to 1.

Total Students: 983
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 52.4

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Smith Junior High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 515
(52%)
15,134
(52%)
 Female 468
(48%)
14,235
(48%)

Smith Junior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 588
(60%)
13,899
(47%)
 Hispanic 312
(32%)
11,878
(40%)
 Black 36
(4%)
1,289
(4%)
 Two or More 21
(2%)
316
(1%)
 Asian 13
(1%)
573
(2%)
 American Indian 12
(1%)
1,276
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
138
(0%)

Smith Junior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 475
(48%)
13,523
(46%)
 Not Eligible 400
(41%)
13,517
(46%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 108
(11%)
2,329
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Smith Junior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (59.3%) is higher than the state average of 43.7%. 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.

Smith Junior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1465
2006 1438
2007 1435
2008 1447
2009 1417
2010 888
2011 871
2012 1039
2013 1040
2014 988
2015 983

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19
2006 19
2007 19.1
2008 19.6
2009 18.7
2010 17.8
2011 18.4
2012 19.8
2013 19.4
2014 19.3
2015 18.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.44368600682594
2006 0.35605006954103
2007 0.36585365853659
2008 0.35107118175536
2009 0.44530698659139
2010 0.49211711711712
2011 0.53272101033295
2012 0.57074109720885
2013 0.57307692307692
2014 0.54858299595142
2015 0.59308240081384

Compare Smith Junior High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,880.0% 18.8:1
 
2,016.7% 20.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 59.3%
 

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