Banneker High School



Banneker High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Banneker 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
9 519
10 399
11 312
12 231

Banneker High School is a public high school of the Fulton County School District located in College Park, GA. It has 1,461 students in grades 9th through 12th. Banneker High School is the 124th largest public high school in Georgia and the 3,371st largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.3 to 1.

Total Students: 1,461
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 95.5

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Banneker High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 735
(50%)
13,934
(49%)
 Male 726
(50%)
14,221
(51%)

Banneker High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 1,419
(97%)
11,945
(42%)
 Hispanic 25
(2%)
2,711
(10%)
 Two or More 10
(1%)
719
(3%)
 White 4
(0%)
10,153
(36%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
2,587
(9%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
24
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
16
(0%)

Banneker High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,167
(80%)
9,339
(33%)
 Not Eligible 219
(15%)
17,587
(62%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 75
(5%)
1,229
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Banneker High School is ranked 27th out of 0 ranked schools in Georgia, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Banneker High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.0%) 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.

Banneker High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1388
2006 1562
2007 1688
2008 1780
2009 1325
2010 1310
2011 1239
2012 1461

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.8
2006 14.8
2007 14.1
2008 14.8
2009 12.1
2010 13
2011 14.2
2012 15.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.65850144092219
2006 0.65044814340589
2007 0.66113744075829
2008 0.73202247191011
2009 0.78490566037736
2010 0.79389312977099
2011 0.83938660209847
2012 0.85010266940452

Compare Banneker High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,522.8% 15.2:1
 
1,530.0% 15.3:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 53.1%
 
This School 85.0%
 

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Public 09 - 12 1,461 15.3:1  
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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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