Alexander High School



Alexander High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Alexander 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
9 493
10 382
11 411
12 422

Alexander High School is a public high school of the Douglas County School District located in Douglasville, GA. It has 1,708 students in grades 9th through 12th. Alexander High School is the 81st largest public high school in Georgia and the 2,421st largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.9 to 1.

Total Students: 1,708
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 95.6

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Alexander High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 891
(52%)
4,037
(52%)
 Female 817
(48%)
3,746
(48%)

Alexander High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,104
(65%)
2,555
(33%)
 Black 422
(25%)
4,036
(52%)
 Hispanic 118
(7%)
730
(9%)
 Two or More 50
(3%)
324
(4%)
 Asian 12
(1%)
110
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
8
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
20
(0%)

Alexander High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,043
(61%)
3,562
(46%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 542
(32%)
3,581
(46%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 123
(7%)
640
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Alexander High School is ranked 149th out of 0 ranked schools in Georgia, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Alexander High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (38.9%) is lower than the state average of 53.1%. 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.

Alexander High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1579
2006 1782
2007 1819
2008 1851
2009 1904
2010 1824
2011 1728
2012 1708

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.1
2006 17.3
2007 15.7
2008 16.1
2009 17.4
2010 17.1
2011 18
2012 17.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.28245725142495
2006 0.30583613916947
2007 0.32820230896097
2008 0.33765532144787
2009 0.38182773109244
2010 0.38815789473684
2011 0.39583333333333
2012 0.38934426229508

Compare Alexander High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,522.8% 15.2:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,790.0% 17.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 38.9%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 53.1%
 

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Alexander High School
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Public 09 - 12 1,708 17.9:1  
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