John A. Ferguson Senior High School



John A. Ferguson Senior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

John A. Ferguson 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 1055
10 1078
11 1038
12 961

John A. Ferguson Senior High School is a public high school of the Dade School District located in Miami, FL. It has 4,132 students in grades 9th through 12th. John A. Ferguson Senior High School is the 2nd largest public high school in Florida and the 32nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 22.0 to 1.

Total Students: 4,132
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22:1
Full Time Teachers: 188

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John A. Ferguson Senior High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 2,087
(51%)
55,030
(50%)
 Male 2,045
(49%)
55,834
(50%)

John A. Ferguson Senior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 3,629
(88%)
72,591
(65%)
 White 300
(7%)
9,814
(9%)
 Asian 93
(2%)
1,388
(1%)
 Black 93
(2%)
26,642
(24%)
 American Indian 12
(0%)
114
(0%)
 Two or More 5
(0%)
291
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
24
(0%)

John A. Ferguson Senior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 2,023
(49%)
66,858
(60%)
 Not Eligible 1,621
(39%)
34,036
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 488
(12%)
9,970
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

John A. Ferguson Senior High School is ranked 4th out of 0 ranked schools in Florida, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of John A. Ferguson Senior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (60.8%) is slightly higher than the state average of 51.0%. 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.

John A. Ferguson Senior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2595
2006 3593
2007 4038
2008 4103
2009 4182
2010 4289
2011 4245
2012 4132

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 22.8
2006 20.6
2007 20.5
2008 20.3
2009 21.4
2010 21.7
2011 22.2
2012 22

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.39229287090559
2006 0.3799053715558
2007 0.36206042595344
2008 0.3941018766756
2009 0.47752271640363
2010 0.54115178363255
2011 0.57385159010601
2012 0.60769603097773

Compare John A. Ferguson Senior High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,602.5% 16.0:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
2,200.0% 22.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 51.0%
 
This School 60.8%
 

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