Hammond High School



Hammond High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Hammond 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
9 206
10 163
11 179
12 230

Hammond High School is a public high school of the School City of Hammond School District located in Hammond, IN. It has 778 students in grades 9th through 12th. Hammond High School is the 150th largest public high school in Indiana and the 7,458th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.0 to 1.

Total Students: 778
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15:1
Full Time Teachers: 52

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Hammond High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 422
(54%)
2,567
(51%)
 Female 356
(46%)
2,459
(49%)

Hammond High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 376
(48%)
1,405
(28%)
 Hispanic 308
(40%)
2,429
(48%)
 White 53
(7%)
991
(20%)
 Two or More 28
(4%)
154
(3%)
 American Indian 12
(2%)
30
(1%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
14
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Hammond High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 645
(83%)
3,533
(70%)
 Not Eligible 95
(12%)
1,105
(22%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 38
(5%)
388
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Hammond High School is ranked 55th out of 0 ranked schools in Indiana, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Hammond High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.8%) is significantly higher than the state average of 43.7%. 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.

Hammond High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1046
2006 1046
2007 1072
2008 1081
2009 1029
2010 923
2011 825
2012 778

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 23
2006 N/A
2007 19.7
2008 19.5
2009 17.8
2010 17.1
2011 13.8
2012 15

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.74952198852772
2006 0.73996175908222
2007 0.7490671641791
2008 0.79093432007401
2009 0.85811467444121
2010 0.83206933911159
2011 0.87515151515152
2012 0.87789203084833

Compare Hammond High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,500.0% 15.0:1
 
1,610.3% 16.1:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.7%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 87.8%
 

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Public 09 - 12 778 15:1  
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