Delta High School



Delta High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Delta 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 63
10 88
11 148
12 243

Delta High School is a public high school of the Santa Maria Joint Union High School District located in Santa Maria, CA. It has 542 students in grades 9th through 12th. Delta High School is the 1,054th largest public high school in California and the 10,000th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 31.3 to 1.

Total Students: 542
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 31.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 17.29

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Delta High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 300
(55%)
3,989
(52%)
 Female 242
(45%)
3,647
(48%)

Delta High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 476
(88%)
6,128
(80%)
 White 43
(8%)
997
(13%)
 Two or More 13
(2%)
183
(2%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
240
(3%)
 Black 5
(1%)
68
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
17
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Delta High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 338
(62%)
3,885
(51%)
 Not Eligible 168
(31%)
2,911
(38%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 36
(7%)
840
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Delta High School is ranked 867th out of 0 ranked schools in California, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Delta High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (69.0%) is 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.

Delta High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 325
2006 325
2007 274
2008 215
2009 239
2010 516
2011 511
2012 542

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 23.2
2006 22.7
2007 17.9
2008 20.9
2009 23.9
2010 N/A
2011 29.6
2012 31.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.16
2006 0.29538461538462
2007 0.18613138686131
2008 0.16744186046512
2009 0.43514644351464
2010 0.52713178294574
2011 0.83757338551859
2012 0.690036900369

Compare Delta High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
2,116.1% 21.2:1
 
3,130.0% 31.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 52.5%
 
This School 69.0%
 

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Public 09 - 12 542 31.3:1  
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