John Hersey High School



John Hersey High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

John Hersey 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
9 483
10 512
11 537
12 507

John Hersey High School is a public high school of the Township Hsd 214 School District located in Arlington Heights, IL. It has 2,039 students in grades 9th through 12th. John Hersey High School is the 86th largest public high school in Illinois and the 1,367th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.3 to 1.

Total Students: 2,039
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 111.14

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John Hersey High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 1,083
(53%)
6,192
(52%)
 Female 956
(47%)
5,758
(48%)

John Hersey High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,528
(75%)
7,473
(63%)
 Hispanic 256
(13%)
3,057
(26%)
 Asian 167
(8%)
859
(7%)
 Two or More 40
(2%)
248
(2%)
 Black 38
(2%)
261
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 6
(0%)
18
(0%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
34
(0%)

John Hersey High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,723
(85%)
8,903
(75%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 281
(14%)
2,697
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 35
(2%)
350
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

John Hersey High School is ranked 254th out of 0 ranked schools in Illinois, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of John Hersey High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (15.5%) is significantly lower than the state average of 45.6%. 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.

John Hersey High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1947
2006 1933
2007 1888
2008 1916
2009 1875
2010 1989
2011 2029
2012 2039

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.8
2006 19
2007 18.3
2008 16.1
2009 15.4
2010 16.3
2011 17.2
2012 18.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.05803800719055
2006 0.074495602690119
2007 0.066207627118644
2008 0.080897703549061
2009 0.12213333333333
2010 0.1246857717446
2011 0.13356333169049
2012 0.15497793035802

Compare John Hersey High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,242.9% 12.4:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,830.0% 18.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 15.5%
 
State Average 45.6%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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