Washington High School



Washington High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Washington 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
9 535
10 453
11 408
12 360

Washington High School is a public high school of the Glendale Union High School District located in Phoenix, AZ. It has 1,756 students in grades 9th through 12th. Washington High School is the 70th largest public high school in Arizona and the 2,235th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 21.9 to 1.

Total Students: 1,756
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 80.2

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Washington High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 901
(51%)
7,702
(51%)
 Female 855
(49%)
7,262
(49%)

Washington High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,041
(59%)
7,791
(52%)
 White 374
(21%)
4,869
(33%)
 Black 190
(11%)
1,205
(8%)
 Asian 83
(5%)
572
(4%)
 American Indian 56
(3%)
376
(3%)
 Two or More 9
(1%)
134
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
17
(0%)

Washington High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,148
(65%)
8,482
(57%)
 Not Eligible 475
(27%)
5,398
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 133
(8%)
1,084
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Washington High School is ranked 21st out of 0 ranked schools in Arizona, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Washington High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (72.9%) is significantly higher than the state average of 45.3%. 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.

Washington High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1612
2006 1573
2007 1588
2008 1616
2009 1691
2010 1689
2011 1733
2012 1756

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 23
2006 21.5
2007 21.6
2008 21.9
2009 23.4
2010 22.8
2011 23.5
2012 21.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.64950372208437
2006 0.49523204068659
2007 0.62783375314861
2008 0.6095297029703
2009 0.69426374926079
2010 0.68679692125518
2011 0.65551067512983
2012 0.72949886104784

Compare Washington High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,948.4% 19.5:1
 
2,190.0% 21.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 45.3%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 72.9%
 

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Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. The data displayed is compiled from the most recent sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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