Dewey Academy



Dewey Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dewey Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 2
11 44
12 182

Dewey Academy is a public high school of the Oakland Unf School District located in Oakland, CA. It has 228 students in grades 9th through 12th. Dewey Academy is the 1,513th largest public high school in California and the 16,345th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 28.4 to 1.

Total Students: 228
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 28.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 8.03

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Dewey Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 127
(56%)
7,069
(51%)
 Female 101
(44%)
6,721
(49%)

Dewey Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 112
(49%)
4,298
(31%)
 Hispanic 82
(36%)
5,822
(42%)
 Asian 23
(10%)
2,058
(15%)
 Two or More 4
(2%)
403
(3%)
 White 4
(2%)
984
(7%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
54
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
171
(1%)

Dewey Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 170
(75%)
9,837
(71%)
 Not Eligible 38
(17%)
3,279
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 20
(9%)
674
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Dewey Academy is ranked 1,233rd out of 0 ranked schools in California, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dewey Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (83.3%) is significantly higher than the state average of 52.5%. 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.

Dewey Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 278
2006 238
2007 263
2008 255
2009 261
2010 273
2011 238
2012 228

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 34.8
2006 21.6
2007 21.9
2008 22.4
2009 26.1
2010 N/A
2011 29.7
2012 28.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.58992805755396
2006 0.64705882352941
2007 0.53231939163498
2008 0.65882352941176
2009 0.73563218390805
2010 0.66300366300366
2011 0.29411764705882
2012 0.83333333333333

Compare Dewey Academy to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
2,116.1% 21.2:1
 
2,840.0% 28.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 52.5%
 
This School 83.3%
 

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