Desoto Junior High School



Desoto Junior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Desoto Junior High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 232
8 239
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Desoto Junior High School is a public high school of the Desoto 73 School District located in Desoto, MO. It has 471 students in grades 7th through 8th. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.8 to 1.

Total Students: 471
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.85

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Desoto Junior High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 239
(51%)
719
(50%)
 Female 232
(49%)
713
(50%)

Desoto Junior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 461
(98%)
1,395
(97%)
 Black 5
(1%)
21
(1%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
4
(0%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Desoto Junior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 254
(54%)
819
(57%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 189
(40%)
528
(37%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 28
(6%)
85
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Desoto Junior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (46.1%) is slightly higher than the state average of 44.4%. 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.

Desoto Junior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 447
2006 437
2007 424
2008 440
2009 451
2010 436
2011 438
2012 474
2013 473
2014 455
2015 471

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.9
2006 17.3
2007 15
2008 15.7
2009 15.8
2010 15.5
2011 15
2012 16.7
2013 16
2014 15.4
2015 15.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.42058165548098
2006 0.46910755148741
2007 0.44575471698113
2008 0.48863636363636
2009 0.52328159645233
2010 0.54816513761468
2011 0.51826484018265
2012 0.5253164556962
2013 0.59830866807611
2014 0.54945054945055
2015 0.46072186836518

Compare Desoto Junior High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,400.1% 14.0:1
 
1,580.0% 15.8:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.4%
 
This School 46.1%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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