Southwest Junior High School



Southwest Junior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Southwest Junior High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 264
8 264
9 247
10 0
11 0
12 0

Southwest Junior High School is a public high school of the Forest Lake Public School District located in Forest Lake, MN. It has 775 students in grades 7th through 9th. Southwest Junior High School is the 127th largest public high school in Minnesota and the 7,596th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.6 to 1.

Total Students: 775
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 43.93
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,596th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Minnesota: 127th out of 922
Student/Teacher Rank in Minnesota: 643rd out of 833
Full Time Teacher Rank in Minnesota: 127th out of 833

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Southwest Junior High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 413
(53%)
1,678
(52%)
 Female 362
(47%)
1,577
(48%)

Southwest Junior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 706
(91%)
2,910
(89%)
 Two or More 22
(3%)
92
(3%)
 Asian 19
(2%)
104
(3%)
 Hispanic 17
(2%)
98
(3%)
 Black 8
(1%)
33
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
18
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Southwest Junior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 624
(81%)
2,624
(81%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 90
(12%)
388
(12%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 61
(8%)
243
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Southwest Junior High School is ranked 182nd out of 848 ranked schools in Minnesota, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Southwest Junior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (19.5%) is lower than the state average of 34.7%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Southwest Junior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 717
2006 670
2007 692
2008 685
2009 667
2010 628
2011 744
2012 768
2013 767
2014 783
2015 775

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18
2006 16.8
2007 18.1
2008 18.9
2009 17.9
2010 17
2011 18.4
2012 19.5
2013 17.4
2014 17.8
2015 17.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.16875871687587
2006 0.16268656716418
2007 0.17485549132948
2008 0.2029197080292
2009 0.22188905547226
2010 0.25477707006369
2011 0.24596774193548
2012 0.25651041666667
2013 0.24119947848761
2014 0.20434227330779
2015 0.19483870967742

Compare Southwest Junior High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,581.9% 15.8:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,760.0% 17.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 19.5%
 
State Average 34.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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