Tucker High School



Tucker High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Tucker 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
9 624
10 417
11 422
12 291

Tucker High School is a public high school of the Dekalb County School District located in Tucker, GA. It has 1,754 students in grades 9th through 12th. Tucker High School is the 71st largest public high school in Georgia and the 2,245th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.5 to 1.

Total Students: 1,754
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 94.9

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Tucker High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 923
(53%)
14,512
(51%)
 Female 831
(47%)
13,817
(49%)

Tucker High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 1,162
(66%)
21,061
(74%)
 Asian 210
(12%)
1,639
(6%)
 White 191
(11%)
2,630
(9%)
 Hispanic 162
(9%)
2,538
(9%)
 Two or More 24
(1%)
384
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
57
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
20
(0%)

Tucker High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 979
(56%)
17,019
(60%)
 Not Eligible 671
(38%)
9,632
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 104
(6%)
1,678
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Tucker High School is ranked 46th out of 0 ranked schools in Georgia, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Tucker High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (61.7%) is slightly higher than the state average of 53.1%. 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.

Tucker High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1477
2006 1400
2007 1482
2008 1434
2009 1414
2010 1537
2011 1629
2012 1754

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.7
2006 16.6
2007 17.1
2008 17.2
2009 17.3
2010 17.5
2011 18
2012 18.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.49763033175355
2006 0.50214285714286
2007 0.53306342780027
2008 0.55020920502092
2009 0.56082036775106
2010 0.57124268054652
2011 0.6329036218539
2012 0.61744583808438

Compare Tucker High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,522.8% 15.2:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,850.0% 18.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 53.1%
 
This School 61.7%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Tucker High School
Tucker, GA
Public 09 - 12 1,754 18.5:1  
Elizabeth Andrews High School
Stone Mountain, GA
Public 10 - 12 687 13.2:1 3 miles
Dekalb Early College Academy
Stone Mountain, GA
Public 09 - 12 273 17.1:1 3 miles
Atlanta Area School for the Deaf
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Public PK - 12 188 3.9:1 4 miles
Dekalb Alternative School
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Public 06 - 12 167 4.5:1 4 miles
Stone Mountain High School
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St Pius X Catholic High School
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Private 09 - 12 1,116 12:1 5 miles
Country Brook Montessori School
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Private UG - UG 80 18:1 5 miles
Yeshiva Atlanta High School
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Private 09 - 12 108 7:1 5 miles
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