Gardendale High School



Gardendale High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gardendale 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
9 321
10 272
11 266
12 254

Gardendale High School is a public high school of the Jefferson County School District located in Gardendale, AL. It has 1,113 students in grades 8th through 12th. Gardendale High School is the 56th largest public high school in Alabama and the 5,175th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.8 to 1.

Total Students: 1,113
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 62.47

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Gardendale High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 559
(50%)
9,464
(51%)
 Female 554
(50%)
9,149
(49%)

Gardendale High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 813
(73%)
9,188
(49%)
 Black 271
(24%)
8,286
(45%)
 Hispanic 17
(2%)
905
(5%)
 Asian 8
(1%)
96
(1%)
 Two or More 4
(0%)
104
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
7
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
27
(0%)

Gardendale High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 784
(70%)
9,041
(49%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 261
(23%)
8,101
(44%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 68
(6%)
1,471
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Gardendale High School is ranked 186th out of 0 ranked schools in Alabama, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gardendale High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (29.6%) is significantly lower than the state average of 56.7%. 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.

Gardendale High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 928
2006 959
2007 973
2008 1020
2009 1040
2010 1071
2011 1066
2012 1113

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.2
2006 14
2007 15.4
2008 16.8
2009 18.5
2010 16.7
2011 16.8
2012 17.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.15625
2006 0.17309697601668
2007 0.18705035971223
2008 0.20294117647059
2009 0.22788461538462
2010 0.27170868347339
2011 0.32457786116323
2012 0.29559748427673

Compare Gardendale High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,461.4% 14.6:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,780.0% 17.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 29.6%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 56.7%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

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Gardendale High School
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Public 08 - 12 1,113 17.8:1  
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Public PK - 09 619 15.9:1 7 miles
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