Sweetwater Jr High School



Sweetwater Jr High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sweetwater Jr High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 197
8 136
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sweetwater Jr High School is a public high school of the Sweetwater School District located in Sweetwater, TN. It has 333 students in grades 7th through 8th. It has a student teacher ratio of 19.6 to 1.

Total Students: 333
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 17

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Sweetwater Jr High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 171
(51%)
171
(51%)
 Female 162
(49%)
162
(49%)

Sweetwater Jr High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 277
(83%)
277
(83%)
 Hispanic 31
(9%)
31
(9%)
 Two or More 12
(4%)
12
(4%)
 Black 9
(3%)
9
(3%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
3
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Sweetwater Jr High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 209
(63%)
209
(63%)
 Not Eligible 94
(28%)
94
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 30
(9%)
30
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Sweetwater Jr High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (71.8%) is higher than the state average of 51.6%. 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.

Sweetwater Jr High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 326
2006 344
2007 338
2008 311
2009 290
2010 298
2011 276
2012 333

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.2
2006 20.6
2007 17.9
2008 15.2
2009 14.2
2010 15.3
2011 14.5
2012 19.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.60122699386503
2006 0.56976744186047
2007 0.66568047337278
2008 0.88424437299035
2009 0.75862068965517
2010 0.71476510067114
2011 0.72101449275362
2012 0.71771771771772

Compare Sweetwater Jr High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,450.6% 14.5:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,960.0% 19.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 51.6%
 
This School 71.8%
 

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