Santa Cruz High School



Santa Cruz High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Santa Cruz 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
9 260
10 301
11 249
12 275

Santa Cruz High School is a public high school of the Santa Cruz City High School District located in Santa Cruz, CA. It has 1,085 students in grades 9th through 12th. Santa Cruz High School is the 788th largest public high school in California and the 5,369th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 23.8 to 1.

Total Students: 1,085
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 23.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 45.5

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Santa Cruz High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 572
(53%)
1,810
(49%)
 Male 513
(47%)
1,865
(51%)

Santa Cruz High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 682
(63%)
2,011
(55%)
 Hispanic 281
(26%)
1,295
(35%)
 Two or More 43
(4%)
144
(4%)
 Asian 38
(4%)
120
(3%)
 Black 26
(2%)
68
(2%)
 American Indian 11
(1%)
26
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(0%)
11
(0%)

Santa Cruz High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 839
(77%)
2,547
(69%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 205
(19%)
932
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 41
(4%)
196
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Santa Cruz High School is ranked 1,098th out of 0 ranked schools in California, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Santa Cruz High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (22.7%) is significantly lower than the state average of 52.5%. 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.

Santa Cruz High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1103
2006 1010
2007 1001
2008 1063
2009 1130
2010 1133
2011 1147
2012 1085

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 23.9
2006 22.3
2007 17.6
2008 23.5
2009 25.2
2010 N/A
2011 24.9
2012 23.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.22846781504986
2006 0.25940594059406
2007 0.24575424575425
2008 0.088428974600188
2009 0.20353982300885
2010 0.24271844660194
2011 0.18831734960767
2012 0.22672811059908

Compare Santa Cruz High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
2,116.1% 21.2:1
 
2,380.0% 23.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 22.7%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 52.5%
 

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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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