Washington G High School



Washington G High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Washington G 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
9 405
10 408
11 350
12 370

Washington G High School is a public high school of the City of Chicago School District 299 located in Chicago, IL. It has 1,533 students in grades 9th through 12th. Washington G High School is the 153rd largest public high school in Illinois and the 3,078th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.7 to 1.

Total Students: 1,533
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 97.53

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Washington G High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 776
(51%)
64,107
(49%)
 Female 757
(49%)
65,640
(51%)

Washington G High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,312
(86%)
56,073
(43%)
 Black 100
(7%)
57,299
(44%)
 White 99
(6%)
9,422
(7%)
 American Indian 16
(1%)
428
(0%)
 Two or More 3
(0%)
2,109
(2%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
4,310
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
106
(0%)

Washington G High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,277
(83%)
104,849
(81%)
 Not Eligible 256
(17%)
20,391
(16%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
4,507
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Washington G High School is ranked 41st out of 0 ranked schools in Illinois, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Washington G High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (83.3%) is significantly higher than the state average of 45.6%. 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.

Washington G High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1482
2006 1543
2007 1513
2008 1537
2009 1439
2010 1434
2011 1527
2012 1533

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.1
2006 20.3
2007 17
2008 15.7
2009 15.3
2010 15.3
2011 16.4
2012 15.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.75303643724696
2006 0.72715489306546
2007 0.81229345670853
2008 0.704619388419
2009 0.83391243919388
2010 0.87238493723849
2011 0.9011132940406
2012 0.83300717547293

Compare Washington G High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,242.9% 12.4:1
 
1,570.0% 15.7:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 45.6%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 83.3%
 

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