Mt. Whitney High School



Mt. Whitney High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mt. Whitney 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
9 440
10 443
11 369
12 331

Mt. Whitney High School is a public high school of the Visalia Unf School District located in Visalia, CA. It has 1,583 students in grades 9th through 12th. Mt. Whitney High School is the 593rd largest public high school in California and the 2,898th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 23.6 to 1.

Total Students: 1,583
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 23.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 67.1

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Mt. Whitney High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 804
(51%)
6,103
(50%)
 Female 779
(49%)
6,173
(50%)

Mt. Whitney High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 908
(57%)
7,373
(60%)
 White 523
(33%)
3,526
(29%)
 Asian 65
(4%)
666
(5%)
 Black 42
(3%)
311
(3%)
 American Indian 27
(2%)
211
(2%)
 Two or More 13
(1%)
169
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(0%)
20
(0%)

Mt. Whitney High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 774
(49%)
5,504
(45%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 745
(47%)
6,036
(49%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 64
(4%)
736
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Mt. Whitney High School is ranked 474th out of 0 ranked schools in California, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mt. Whitney High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (51.1%) is slightly 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.

Mt. Whitney High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1587
2006 1640
2007 1725
2008 1692
2009 1692
2010 1622
2011 1623
2012 1583

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.7
2006 24.3
2007 22.2
2008 23.8
2009 23.6
2010 N/A
2011 24.5
2012 23.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.35160680529301
2006 0.31036585365854
2007 0.45507246376812
2008 0.44267139479905
2009 0.41725768321513
2010 0.45191122071517
2011
2012 0.51105495893872

Compare Mt. Whitney High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
2,116.1% 21.2:1
 
2,360.0% 23.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 51.1%
 
State Average 52.5%
 

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Public 09 - 12 1,583 23.6:1  
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