Sipsey Jr High School



Sipsey Jr High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sipsey Jr High School Students by Grade
PK 3
K 45
1 27
2 27
3 20
4 34
5 25
6 23
7 24
8 36
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sipsey Jr High School is a public high school of the Walker County School District located in Sipsey, AL. It has 264 students in grades Pre-Kindergarten through 9th. It has a student teacher ratio of 9.1 to 1.

Total Students: 264
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 9.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 29

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Sipsey Jr High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 155
(59%)
3,241
(52%)
 Female 109
(41%)
3,009
(48%)

Sipsey Jr High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 221
(84%)
5,709
(91%)
 Black 38
(14%)
372
(6%)
 Two or More 4
(2%)
74
(1%)
 Hispanic 1
(0%)
83
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
6
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Sipsey Jr High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 208
(79%)
3,350
(54%)
 Not Eligible 37
(14%)
2,362
(38%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 19
(7%)
538
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Sipsey Jr High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (86.0%) is significantly 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.

Sipsey Jr High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 285
2006 288
2007 316
2008 306
2009 287
2010 283
2011 256
2012 264

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15
2006 14.8
2007 16.2
2008 15.1
2009 12.8
2010 10.9
2011 9.5
2012 9.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.82105263157895
2006 0.82291666666667
2007 0.85126582278481
2008 0.82679738562091
2009 0.82926829268293
2010 0.8339222614841
2011 0.84765625
2012 0.85984848484848

Compare Sipsey Jr High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
910.0% 9.1:1
 
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 86.0%
 

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Sipsey Jr High School
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Public PK - 09 264 9.1:1  
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Public KG - 09 549 10.4:1 8 miles
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