George Washington High School



George Washington High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

George 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
9 363
10 350
11 336
12 317

George Washington High School is a public high school of the Cedar Rapids Community School District located in Cedar Rapids, IA. It has 1,366 students in grades 9th through 12th. George Washington High School is the 22nd largest public high school in Iowa and the 3,930th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.0 to 1.

Total Students: 1,366
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18:1
Full Time Teachers: 76.03
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 3,930th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 22nd out of 366
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 342nd out of 365
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 33rd out of 366

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George Washington High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 696
(51%)
2,548
(51%)
 Female 670
(49%)
2,479
(49%)

George Washington High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 905
(66%)
3,603
(72%)
 Black 282
(21%)
755
(15%)
 Two or More 84
(6%)
269
(5%)
 Hispanic 68
(5%)
250
(5%)
 Asian 17
(1%)
114
(2%)
 American Indian 8
(1%)
20
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
16
(0%)

George Washington High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 750
(55%)
2,835
(56%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 542
(40%)
1,906
(38%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 74
(5%)
286
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

George Washington High School is ranked 21st out of 362 ranked schools in Iowa, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of George Washington High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (45.1%) is higher than the state average of 36.6%. 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.

George Washington High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1617
2006 1647
2007 1463
2008 1463
2009 1414
2010 1392
2011 1410
2012 1378
2013 1378
2014 1364
2015 1366

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.5
2006 17.3
2007 15.5
2008 16.7
2009 16
2010 16.5
2011 16.4
2012 16.8
2013 17.2
2014 17.5
2015 18

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.36363636363636
2006 0.35701275045537
2007 0.32330827067669
2008 0.31032125768968
2009 0.34087694483734
2010 0.36997126436782
2011 0.045390070921986
2012 0.40783744557329
2013 0.39767779390421
2014 0.4391495601173
2015 0.45095168374817

Compare George Washington High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,426.6% 14.3:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,800.0% 18.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 36.6%
 
This School 45.1%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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