Dowagiac Middle School



Dowagiac Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dowagiac Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 166
7 169
8 150
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dowagiac Middle School is a public high school of the Dowagiac Union School District located in Dowagiac, MI. It has 485 students in grades 6th through 9th. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.9 to 1.

Total Students: 485
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 25.7

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Dowagiac Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 246
(51%)
594
(50%)
 Male 239
(49%)
596
(50%)

Dowagiac Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 290
(60%)
755
(63%)
 Hispanic 78
(16%)
178
(15%)
 Two or More 58
(12%)
138
(12%)
 Black 54
(11%)
111
(9%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
5
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Dowagiac Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 338
(70%)
754
(63%)
 Not Eligible 108
(22%)
341
(29%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 39
(8%)
95
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Dowagiac Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (77.7%) is significantly higher than the state average of 44.3%. 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.

Dowagiac Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 388
2006 371
2007 381
2008 602
2009 598
2010 538
2011 543
2012 505
2013 507
2014 505
2015 485

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.9
2006 13.9
2007 17.7
2008 19.9
2009 18.9
2010 17.2
2011 20
2012 22.4
2013 21.8
2014 19.3
2015 18.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.50257731958763
2006 0.45822102425876
2007 0.53805774278215
2008 0.64950166112957
2009 0.71404682274247
2010 0.69702602230483
2011 0.72744014732965
2012 0.66534653465347
2013 0.75542406311637
2014 0.73267326732673
2015 0.77731958762887

Compare Dowagiac Middle School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,841.8% 18.4:1
 
1,890.0% 18.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 77.7%
 

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