Laporte High School



Laporte High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Laporte High School Students by Grade
PK 4
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 497
10 525
11 454
12 417

Laporte High School is a public high school of the Laporte Community School Corporation located in Laporte, IN. It has 1,897 students in grades 9th through 12th. Laporte High School is the 38th largest public high school in Indiana and the 1,752nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.1 to 1.

Total Students: 1,897
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 104.91

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Laporte High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 978
(52%)
978
(52%)
 Female 919
(48%)
919
(48%)

Laporte High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,526
(80%)
1,526
(80%)
 Hispanic 208
(11%)
208
(11%)
 Two or More 89
(5%)
89
(5%)
 Black 54
(3%)
54
(3%)
 Asian 14
(1%)
14
(1%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
2
(0%)

Laporte High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,127
(59%)
1,127
(59%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 594
(31%)
594
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 176
(9%)
176
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Laporte High School is ranked 48th out of 0 ranked schools in Indiana, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Laporte High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (40.6%) is slightly lower than the state average of 43.7%. 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.

Laporte High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1956
2006 1995
2007 1969
2008 1976
2009 1833
2010 1839
2011 1880
2012 1897

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20
2006 N/A
2007 19.4
2008 18.8
2009 17.4
2010 16.7
2011 17.4
2012 18.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.2678936605317
2006 0.26065162907268
2007 0.28491620111732
2008 0.29655870445344
2009 0.37097654118931
2010 0.40511147362697
2011 0.41223404255319
2012 0.40590405904059

Compare Laporte High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.3% 16.1:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,810.0% 18.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 40.6%
 
State Average 43.7%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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