South Gate Senior High School



South Gate Senior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

South Gate Senior 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 1096
10 679
11 726
12 625

South Gate Senior High School is a public high school of the Los Angeles Unf School District located in South Gate, CA. It has 3,126 students in grades 9th through 12th. South Gate Senior High School is the 49th largest public high school in California and the 187th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 33.5 to 1.

Total Students: 3,126
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 33.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 93.25

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South Gate Senior High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 1,567
(50%)
106,249
(49%)
 Male 1,559
(50%)
111,672
(51%)

South Gate Senior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 3,100
(99%)
159,308
(73%)
 White 10
(0%)
17,771
(8%)
 American Indian 6
(0%)
1,143
(1%)
 Black 6
(0%)
20,929
(10%)
 Asian 3
(0%)
14,175
(7%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
747
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
3,848
(2%)

South Gate Senior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 2,406
(77%)
115,755
(53%)
 Not Eligible 403
(13%)
88,993
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 317
(10%)
13,173
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

South Gate Senior High School is ranked 9th out of 0 ranked schools in California, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of South Gate Senior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.1%) 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.

South Gate Senior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 3726
2006 3184
2007 3327
2008 3377
2009 3289
2010 3297
2011 3320
2012 3126

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 26.8
2006 24.5
2007 20.5
2008 25.4
2009 26.1
2010 N/A
2011 28.1
2012 33.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.76167471819646
2006 0.81344221105528
2007 0.76495341148182
2008 0.77642878294344
2009 0.72149589540894
2010 0.72247497725205
2011
2012 0.87108125399872

Compare South Gate Senior High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
2,116.1% 21.2:1
 
3,350.0% 33.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 52.5%
 
This School 87.1%
 

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