Samson High School



Samson High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Samson 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 77
10 43
11 45
12 55

Samson High School is a public high school of the Geneva County School District located in Samson, AL. It has 220 students in grades 8th through 12th. Samson High School is the 371st largest public high school in Alabama and the 16,542nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.9 to 1.

Total Students: 220
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 17.06

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Samson High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 114
(52%)
750
(52%)
 Female 106
(48%)
701
(48%)

Samson High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 170
(77%)
1,136
(78%)
 Black 38
(17%)
217
(15%)
 Hispanic 9
(4%)
80
(6%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
6
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
9
(1%)

Samson High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 145
(66%)
800
(55%)
 Not Eligible 60
(27%)
545
(38%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 15
(7%)
106
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Samson High School is ranked 355th out of 0 ranked schools in Alabama, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Samson High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (72.7%) is higher than the state average of 56.7%. 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.

Samson High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 207
2006 231
2007 237
2008 221
2009 235
2010 214
2011 225
2012 220

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.9
2006 21.4
2007 17.8
2008 16.1
2009 17.7
2010 16.5
2011 15.2
2012 12.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.48792270531401
2006 0.51082251082251
2007 0.53164556962025
2008 0.55656108597285
2009 0.54468085106383
2010 0.61214953271028
2011 0.65777777777778
2012 0.72727272727273

Compare Samson High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,290.0% 12.9:1
 
1,461.4% 14.6:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 56.7%
 
This School 72.7%
 

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Samson High School
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Public 08 - 12 220 12.9:1  
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Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

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