William T. Dwyer High School



William T. Dwyer High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

William T. Dwyer High School Students by Grade
PK 10
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 504
10 561
11 577
12 494

William T. Dwyer High School is a public high school of the Palm Beach School District located in Palm Beach Gardens, FL. It has 2,146 students in grades 9th through 12th. William T. Dwyer High School is the 107th largest public high school in Florida and the 1,109th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.2 to 1.

Total Students: 2,146
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 125

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William T. Dwyer High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 1,096
(51%)
29,636
(51%)
 Female 1,050
(49%)
28,374
(49%)

William T. Dwyer High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,138
(53%)
21,594
(37%)
 Black 640
(30%)
17,565
(30%)
 Hispanic 263
(12%)
15,353
(26%)
 Two or More 57
(3%)
1,454
(3%)
 Asian 35
(2%)
1,601
(3%)
 American Indian 13
(1%)
371
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
72
(0%)

William T. Dwyer High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,404
(65%)
30,501
(53%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 663
(31%)
24,593
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 79
(4%)
2,916
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

William T. Dwyer High School is ranked 243rd out of 0 ranked schools in Florida, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of William T. Dwyer High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (34.6%) is lower than the state average of 51.0%. 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.

William T. Dwyer High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1973
2006 1810
2007 1735
2008 1822
2009 2112
2010 2280
2011 2354
2012 2146

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.5
2006 16.9
2007 15.8
2008 14.2
2009 17.7
2010 18.7
2011 18.9
2012 17.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.24480486568677
2006 0.25690607734807
2007 0.2536023054755
2008 0.28814489571899
2009 0.34375
2010 0.35043859649123
2011 0.35811384876805
2012 0.3457595526561

Compare William T. Dwyer High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,602.5% 16.0:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,720.0% 17.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 34.6%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 51.0%
 

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