Washington High School



Washington High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Washington 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
9 305
10 258
11 211
12 194

Washington High School is a public high school of the Kansas City School District located in Kansas City, KS. It has 968 students in grades 9th through 12th. Washington High School is the 49th largest public high school in Kansas and the 6,051st largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.7 to 1.

Total Students: 968
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 57.8

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Washington High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 494
(51%)
2,512
(49%)
 Female 474
(49%)
2,614
(51%)

Washington High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 591
(61%)
2,064
(40%)
 White 186
(19%)
675
(13%)
 Hispanic 152
(16%)
1,987
(39%)
 Asian 21
(2%)
324
(6%)
 Two or More 10
(1%)
43
(1%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
20
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
13
(0%)

Washington High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 711
(73%)
4,001
(78%)
 Not Eligible 151
(16%)
627
(12%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 106
(11%)
498
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Washington High School is ranked 16th out of 0 ranked schools in Kansas, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Washington High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (84.4%) is significantly higher than the state average of 43.1%. 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 High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1092
2006 971
2007 949
2008 1005
2009 994
2010 966
2011 968
2012 968

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.8
2006 13
2007 15
2008 15.9
2009 20.7
2010 17.2
2011 16.1
2012 16.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.5952380952381
2006 0.55200823892894
2007 0.6027397260274
2008 0.75820895522388
2009 0.78470824949698
2010 0.80538302277433
2011 0.7995867768595
2012 0.84400826446281

Compare Washington High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,309.6% 13.1:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,670.0% 16.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.1%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 84.4%
 

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Public 09 - 12 968 16.7:1  
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Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. The data displayed is compiled from the most recent sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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