University High School



University High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

University 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
9 123
10 102
11 83
12 95

University High School is a public high school of the Hartford School District located in Hartford, CT. It has 403 students in grades 9th through 12th. University High School is the 167th largest public high school in Connecticut and the 12,334th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.3 to 1.

Total Students: 403
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.2

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University High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 274
(68%)
4,248
(49%)
 Female 129
(32%)
4,383
(51%)

University High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 135
(33%)
2,993
(35%)
 White 122
(30%)
1,335
(15%)
 Hispanic 92
(23%)
3,583
(42%)
 Asian 32
(8%)
232
(3%)
 Two or More 22
(5%)
446
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
12
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
30
(0%)

University High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 265
(66%)
1,997
(23%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 104
(26%)
6,334
(73%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 34
(8%)
300
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

University High School is ranked 129th out of 0 ranked schools in Connecticut, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of University High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (34.2%) is slightly higher than the state average of 33.6%. 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.

University High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 152
2006 320
2007 342
2008 346
2009 362
2010 406
2011 389
2012 403

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10.5
2006 16.4
2007 14.2
2008 12.6
2009 13.7
2010 15
2011 13
2012 13.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.47368421052632
2006 0.390625
2007 0.50877192982456
2008 0.49421965317919
2009 0.46685082872928
2010 0.40886699507389
2011 0.48586118251928
2012 0.3424317617866

Compare University High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,152.3% 11.5:1
 
1,330.0% 13.3:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 33.6%
 
This School 34.2%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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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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