Jefferson West High School



Jefferson West High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jefferson West 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 68
10 69
11 86
12 82
UG 2

Jefferson West High School is a public high school of the Jefferson West School District located in Meriden, KS. It has 307 students in grades 9th through 12th. Jefferson West High School is the 125th largest public high school in Kansas and the 14,344th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.7 to 1.

Total Students: 307
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 24.1

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Jefferson West High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 158
(51%)
158
(51%)
 Female 149
(49%)
149
(49%)

Jefferson West High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 285
(93%)
285
(93%)
 Hispanic 10
(3%)
10
(3%)
 Black 6
(2%)
6
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
3
(1%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
2
(1%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Jefferson West High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 220
(72%)
220
(72%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 54
(18%)
54
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 33
(11%)
33
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Jefferson West High School is ranked 170th out of 0 ranked schools in Kansas, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jefferson West High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (28.3%) is lower than the state average of 43.1%. 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.

Jefferson West High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 358
2006 334
2007 350
2008 329
2009 315
2010 315
2011 303
2012 307

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.1
2006 13.5
2007 16.4
2008 15
2009 15.7
2010 15.8
2011 11.8
2012 12.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.18156424581006
2006 0.17964071856287
2007 0.19142857142857
2008 0.18237082066869
2009 0.2
2010 0.26031746031746
2011 0.28382838283828
2012 0.28338762214984

Compare Jefferson West High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,270.0% 12.7:1
 
1,309.6% 13.1:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 28.3%
 
State Average 43.1%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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