Dimond High School



Dimond High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dimond High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 438
10 425
11 420
12 425

Dimond High School is a public high school of the Anchorage School District located in Anchorage, AK. It has 1,708 students in grades 9th through 12th. Dimond High School is the 5th largest public high school in Alaska and the 2,421st largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 21.1 to 1.

Total Students: 1,708
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 80.81

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Dimond High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 882
(52%)
10,223
(52%)
 Female 826
(48%)
9,615
(48%)

Dimond High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 893
(52%)
9,525
(48%)
 Two or More 218
(13%)
2,314
(12%)
 Asian 193
(11%)
2,163
(11%)
 Hispanic 156
(9%)
2,058
(10%)
 American Indian 127
(7%)
1,711
(9%)
 Pacific Islander 65
(4%)
836
(4%)
 Black 56
(3%)
1,231
(6%)

Dimond High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,288
(75%)
13,747
(69%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 346
(20%)
5,232
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 74
(4%)
859
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Dimond High School is ranked 7th out of 0 ranked schools in Alaska, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dimond High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (24.6%) is lower than the state average of 46.9%. 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.

Dimond High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1955
2006 1859
2007 1631
2008 1794
2009 1800
2010 1785
2011 1717
2012 1708

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.6
2006 20.5
2007 19.8
2008 21
2009 20.8
2010 20.6
2011 19.8
2012 21.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005
2006 0.12910166756321
2007 0.16309012875536
2008 0.15328874024526
2009 0.18
2010 0.19327731092437
2011 0.22481071636575
2012 0.24590163934426

Compare Dimond High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,714.5% 17.1:1
 
2,110.0% 21.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 24.6%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 46.9%
 

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Public 09 - 12 1,708 21.1:1  
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