Western Dubuque High School



Western Dubuque High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Western Dubuque 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
9 177
10 217
11 183
12 211

Western Dubuque High School is a public high school of the Western Dubuque Community School District located in Epworth, IA. It has 788 students in grades 9th through 12th. Western Dubuque High School is the 50th largest public high school in Iowa and the 7,371st largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.1 to 1.

Total Students: 788
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 52.23

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Western Dubuque High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 400
(51%)
611
(52%)
 Female 388
(49%)
570
(48%)

Western Dubuque High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 756
(96%)
1,129
(96%)
 Two or More 10
(1%)
10
(1%)
 Hispanic 9
(1%)
25
(2%)
 Black 6
(1%)
8
(1%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
7
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Western Dubuque High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 560
(71%)
828
(70%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 134
(17%)
223
(19%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 94
(12%)
130
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Western Dubuque High School is ranked 52nd out of 0 ranked schools in Iowa, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Western Dubuque High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (28.9%) is slightly lower than the state average of 35.2%. 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.

Western Dubuque High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 745
2006 746
2007 770
2008 726
2009 747
2010 761
2011 796
2012 788

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.2
2006 14.4
2007 14.8
2008 14.2
2009 14.8
2010 15.5
2011 15.4
2012 15.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.20268456375839
2006 0.19302949061662
2007 0.21428571428571
2008 0.1969696969697
2009 0.23694779116466
2010 0.2431011826544
2011 0.24497487437186
2012 0.28934010152284

Compare Western Dubuque High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,390.3% 13.9:1
 
1,510.0% 15.1:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 28.9%
 
State Average 35.2%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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Public 09 - 12 788 15.1:1  
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