Topeka High School



Topeka High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Topeka 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
9 539
10 420
11 363
12 322
UG 158

Topeka High School is a public high school of the Topeka Public Schools located in Topeka, KS. It has 1,802 students in grades 9th through 12th. Topeka High School is the 11th largest public high school in Kansas and the 2,072nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.3 to 1.

Total Students: 1,802
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 104.3

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Topeka High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 945
(52%)
1,973
(51%)
 Male 857
(48%)
1,884
(49%)

Topeka High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 795
(44%)
1,741
(45%)
 Hispanic 495
(27%)
948
(25%)
 Black 361
(20%)
823
(21%)
 Two or More 107
(6%)
247
(6%)
 American Indian 30
(2%)
63
(2%)
 Asian 10
(1%)
28
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(0%)
7
(0%)

Topeka High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,023
(57%)
2,127
(55%)
 Not Eligible 586
(33%)
1,288
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 193
(11%)
442
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Topeka High School is ranked 6th out of 0 ranked schools in Kansas, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Topeka High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (67.5%) 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.

Topeka High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1586
2006 1598
2007 1544
2008 1707
2009 1835
2010 1840
2011 1776
2012 1802

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.9
2006 14.4
2007 15.7
2008 17.4
2009 19.9
2010 19
2011 17.2
2012 17.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.51765447667087
2006 0.5206508135169
2007 0.57901554404145
2008 0.60398359695372
2009 0.6441416893733
2010 0.66086956521739
2011 0.65822072072072
2012 0.67480577136515

Compare Topeka High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,309.6% 13.1:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,730.0% 17.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.1%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 67.5%
 

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Public 09 - 12 1,802 17.3:1  
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