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
9 377
10 346
11 334
12 321

George Washington High School is a public high school of the Cedar Rapids Community School District located in Cedar Rapids, IA. It has 1,378 students in grades 9th through 12th. George Washington High School is the 20th largest public high school in Iowa and the 3,752nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.8 to 1.

Total Students: 1,378
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 82.26

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George Washington High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 697
(51%)
2,473
(51%)
 Female 681
(49%)
2,421
(49%)

George Washington High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 933
(68%)
3,742
(76%)
 Black 263
(19%)
660
(13%)
 Hispanic 79
(6%)
188
(4%)
 Two or More 59
(4%)
160
(3%)
 Asian 35
(3%)
113
(2%)
 American Indian 8
(1%)
24
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
7
(0%)

George Washington High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 816
(59%)
3,178
(65%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 475
(34%)
1,474
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 87
(6%)
242
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

George Washington High School is ranked 19th out of 0 ranked schools in Iowa, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of George Washington High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (40.8%) is slightly higher than the state average of 35.2%. 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

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

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

Compare George Washington High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,390.3% 13.9:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,680.0% 16.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 35.2%
 
This School 40.8%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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