Booker High School



Booker High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Booker 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
9 250
10 261
11 262
12 206

Booker High School is a public high school of the Sarasota School District located in Sarasota, FL. It has 979 students in grades 9th through 12th. Booker High School is the 379th largest public high school in Florida and the 5,984th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.3 to 1.

Total Students: 979
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 60

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Booker High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 508
(52%)
7,981
(49%)
 Male 471
(48%)
8,193
(51%)

Booker High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 349
(36%)
11,335
(70%)
 Hispanic 307
(31%)
2,407
(15%)
 Black 259
(26%)
1,231
(8%)
 Two or More 52
(5%)
667
(4%)
 Asian 8
(1%)
441
(3%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
81
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
12
(0%)

Booker High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 572
(58%)
5,626
(35%)
 Not Eligible 323
(33%)
9,185
(57%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 84
(9%)
1,363
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Booker High School is ranked 283rd out of 0 ranked schools in Florida, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Booker High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (67.0%) is 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.

Booker High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1657
2006 1671
2007 1479
2008 1210
2009 1088
2010 1062
2011 1011
2012 979

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.4
2006 18
2007 15.9
2008 15.7
2009 15.8
2010 16.1
2011 16
2012 16.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.33373566686783
2006 0.47336923997606
2007 0.42799188640974
2008 0.54214876033058
2009 0.62316176470588
2010 0.63088512241055
2011 0.67161226508408
2012 0.67007150153218

Compare Booker High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,602.5% 16.0:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,630.0% 16.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 51.0%
 
This School 67.0%
 

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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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