Douglas County High School



Douglas County High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Douglas County 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
9 526
10 461
11 441
12 448

Douglas County High School is a public high school of the Douglas County School District, No. Re 1 located in Castle Rock, CO. It has 1,876 students in grades 9th through 12th. Douglas County High School is the 30th largest public high school in Colorado and the 1,823rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 22.4 to 1.

Total Students: 1,876
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 83.87

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Douglas County High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 948
(51%)
14,253
(51%)
 Female 928
(49%)
13,713
(49%)

Douglas County High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,418
(76%)
20,237
(72%)
 Hispanic 277
(15%)
4,595
(16%)
 Two or More 80
(4%)
1,059
(4%)
 Asian 65
(3%)
1,073
(4%)
 Black 21
(1%)
819
(3%)
 American Indian 11
(1%)
147
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(0%)
36
(0%)

Douglas County High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,628
(87%)
23,916
(86%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 192
(10%)
3,220
(12%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 56
(3%)
830
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Douglas County High School is ranked 130th out of 0 ranked schools in Colorado, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Douglas County High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (13.2%) is lower than the state average of 35.3%. 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.

Douglas County High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2564
2006 2105
2007 1963
2008 1811
2009 1762
2010 1796
2011 1807
2012 1876

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.5
2006 16.6
2007 17.1
2008 17.1
2009 18
2010 20.4
2011 20.4
2012 22.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.040171606864275
2006 0.053681710213777
2007 0.059093224656139
2008 0.066261733848702
2009 0.076617480136209
2010 0.10300668151448
2011 0.11012728278915
2012 0.13219616204691

Compare Douglas County High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,750.5% 17.5:1
 
2,240.0% 22.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 13.2%
 
State Average 35.3%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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