Dougherty Comprehensive High School



Dougherty Comprehensive High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dougherty Comprehensive 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
9 335
10 184
11 173
12 175

Dougherty Comprehensive High School is a public high school of the Dougherty County School District located in Albany, GA. It has 867 students in grades 9th through 12th. Dougherty Comprehensive High School is the 263rd largest public high school in Georgia and the 6,765th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.9 to 1.

Total Students: 867
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 48.5

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Dougherty Comprehensive High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 434
(50%)
2,011
(47%)
 Female 433
(50%)
2,224
(53%)

Dougherty Comprehensive High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 810
(93%)
3,830
(90%)
 White 34
(4%)
278
(7%)
 Hispanic 17
(2%)
58
(1%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
35
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
6
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
24
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Dougherty Comprehensive High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 733
(85%)
2,918
(69%)
 Not Eligible 82
(9%)
1,065
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 52
(6%)
252
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Dougherty Comprehensive High School is ranked 109th out of 0 ranked schools in Georgia, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dougherty Comprehensive High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (90.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 53.1%. 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.

Dougherty Comprehensive High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1033
2006 1014
2007 978
2008 905
2009 905
2010 869
2011 911
2012 867

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.9
2006 15.1
2007 15.9
2008 15.7
2009 16.4
2010 17.2
2011 16.7
2012 17.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.65827686350436
2006 0.73076923076923
2007 0.75766871165644
2008 0.80331491712707
2009 0.83867403314917
2010 0.86421173762946
2011 0.81448957189901
2012 0.90542099192618

Compare Dougherty Comprehensive High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,522.8% 15.2:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,790.0% 17.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 53.1%
 
This School 90.5%
 

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Public 09 - 12 867 17.9:1  
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