High School of World Cultures



High School of World Cultures Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

High School of World Cultures Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 110
10 149
11 76
12 55

High School of World Cultures is a public high school of the New York City Geographic District #12 School District located in Bronx, NY. It has 390 students in grades 9th through 12th. High School of World Cultures is the 893rd largest public high school in New York and the 12,596th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.5 to 1.

Total Students: 390
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 28.93

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High School of World Cultures Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 210
(54%)
3,501
(49%)
 Female 180
(46%)
3,615
(51%)

High School of World Cultures Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 304
(78%)
4,868
(68%)
 Black 41
(11%)
1,979
(28%)
 Asian 22
(6%)
123
(2%)
 American Indian 13
(3%)
38
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(1%)
17
(0%)
 White 5
(1%)
76
(1%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
15
(0%)

High School of World Cultures Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 365
(94%)
5,528
(78%)
 Not Eligible 14
(4%)
1,224
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 11
(3%)
364
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

High School of World Cultures is ranked 315th out of 0 ranked schools in New York, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of High School of World Cultures students on free and reduced lunch assistance (96.4%) is significantly higher than the state average of 41.1%. 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.

High School of World Cultures Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 373
2006 295
2007 299
2008 292
2009 318
2010 379
2011 369
2012 390

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.2
2006 16.4
2007 15
2008 14.6
2009 15.3
2010 19.9
2011 14.8
2012 13.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.9142091152815
2006 0.96610169491525
2007 0.97658862876254
2008 0.96917808219178
2009
2010 0.96569920844327
2011 0.9159891598916
2012 0.96410256410256

Compare High School of World Cultures to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,281.0% 12.8:1
 
1,350.0% 13.5:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 96.4%
 

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