Washington High School



Washington High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Washington 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
9 514
10 425
11 394
12 407

Washington High School is a public high school of the Glendale Union High School District located in Phoenix, AZ. It has 1,740 students in grades 9th through 12th. Washington High School is the 84th largest public high school in Arizona and the 2,405th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 23.3 to 1.

Total Students: 1,740
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 23.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 74.6
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 2,405th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 84th out of 659
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 214th out of 276
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 83rd out of 276

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Washington High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 890
(51%)
7,621
(49%)
 Male 850
(49%)
7,831
(51%)

Washington High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,048
(60%)
8,564
(55%)
 White 288
(17%)
4,471
(29%)
 Black 230
(13%)
1,311
(8%)
 Asian 98
(6%)
487
(3%)
 American Indian 57
(3%)
388
(3%)
 Two or More 15
(1%)
204
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(0%)
27
(0%)

Washington High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,155
(66%)
8,649
(56%)
 Not Eligible 456
(26%)
5,699
(37%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 129
(7%)
1,104
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Washington High School is ranked 27th out of 416 ranked schools in Arizona, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Washington High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (73.8%) is significantly higher than the state average of 43.7%. 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.

Washington High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1612
2006 1573
2007 1588
2008 1616
2009 1691
2010 1689
2011 1733
2012 1756
2013 1759
2014 1714
2015 1740

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 23
2006 21.5
2007 21.6
2008 21.9
2009 23.4
2010 22.8
2011 23.5
2012 21.9
2013 22.8
2014 23.2
2015 23.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.64950372208437
2006 0.49523204068659
2007 0.62783375314861
2008 0.6095297029703
2009 0.69426374926079
2010 0.68679692125518
2011 0.65551067512983
2012 0.72949886104784
2013 0.71574758385446
2014 0.73278879813302
2015 0.73793103448276

Compare Washington High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
2,016.7% 20.2:1
 
2,330.0% 23.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 73.8%
 

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Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

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