Helena High School



Helena High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Helena 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
9 320
10 313
11 276
12 243

Helena High School is a public high school of the Shelby County School District located in Helena, AL. It has 1,152 students in grades 9th through 12th. Helena High School is the 59th largest public high school in Alabama and the 5,070th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 20.0 to 1.

Total Students: 1,152
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20:1
Full Time Teachers: 57.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,070th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 59th out of 387
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 344th out of 381
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 72nd out of 381

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Helena High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 579
(50%)
3,183
(51%)
 Female 573
(50%)
3,059
(49%)

Helena High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 903
(78%)
4,720
(76%)
 Black 154
(13%)
1,010
(16%)
 Hispanic 55
(5%)
313
(5%)
 Two or More 15
(1%)
75
(1%)
 Asian 15
(1%)
103
(2%)
 American Indian 8
(1%)
17
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
4
(0%)

Helena High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 982
(85%)
4,584
(73%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 138
(12%)
1,358
(22%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 32
(3%)
300
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Helena High School is ranked 320th out of 384 ranked schools in Alabama, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Helena High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (14.8%) is significantly lower than the state average of 48.1%. 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.

Helena High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2011 0
2012 N/A
2013 N/A
2014 1035
2015 1152

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2011 N/A
2012 N/A
2013 N/A
2014 17.8
2015 20

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2011
2012
2013
2014 0.16425120772947
2015 0.14756944444444

Compare Helena High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,641.3% 16.4:1
 
2,000.0% 20.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 14.8%
 
State Average 48.1%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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