James Hillhouse High School



James Hillhouse High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

James Hillhouse 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
9 293
10 295
11 212
12 187

James Hillhouse High School is a public high school of the New Haven School District located in New Haven, CT. It has 987 students in grades 9th through 12th. James Hillhouse High School is the 70th largest public high school in Connecticut and the 5,943rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.1 to 1.

Total Students: 987
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 81.5

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James Hillhouse High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 508
(51%)
2,798
(50%)
 Female 479
(49%)
2,826
(50%)

James Hillhouse High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 743
(75%)
2,739
(49%)
 Hispanic 205
(21%)
1,744
(31%)
 White 24
(2%)
965
(17%)
 Two or More 8
(1%)
25
(0%)
 Asian 4
(0%)
147
(3%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

James Hillhouse High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 732
(74%)
3,757
(67%)
 Not Eligible 184
(19%)
1,348
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 71
(7%)
519
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

James Hillhouse High School is ranked 15th out of 0 ranked schools in Connecticut, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of James Hillhouse High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.4%) is significantly 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.

James Hillhouse High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1030
2006 1181
2007 1087
2008 1016
2009 947
2010 963
2011 977
2012 987

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.2
2006 14.7
2007 11.6
2008 9.6
2009 10.3
2010 11.2
2011 11.7
2012 12.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.83203883495146
2006 0.82811176968671
2007 0.75712971481141
2008 0.5994094488189
2009 0.73495248152059
2010 0.80893042575286
2011 0.77686796315251
2012 0.81357649442756

Compare James Hillhouse High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,152.3% 11.5:1
 
1,210.0% 12.1:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 33.6%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 81.4%
 

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