Mount Pleasant High School



Mount Pleasant High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mount Pleasant 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
9 166
10 154
11 172
12 159

Mount Pleasant High School is a public high school of the Mount Pleasant Community School District located in Mount Pleasant, IA. It has 651 students in grades 9th through 12th. Mount Pleasant High School is the 61st largest public high school in Iowa and the 8,803rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.0 to 1.

Total Students: 651
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15:1
Full Time Teachers: 43.32
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,803rd out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 61st out of 366
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 266th out of 365
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 65th out of 366

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Mount Pleasant High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 326
(50%)
336
(50%)
 Male 325
(50%)
338
(50%)

Mount Pleasant High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 517
(79%)
538
(80%)
 Hispanic 65
(10%)
67
(10%)
 Asian 27
(4%)
27
(4%)
 Black 24
(4%)
24
(4%)
 Two or More 17
(3%)
17
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Mount Pleasant High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 420
(65%)
433
(64%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 190
(29%)
200
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 41
(6%)
41
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Mount Pleasant High School is ranked 56th out of 362 ranked schools in Iowa, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mount Pleasant High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (35.5%) is slightly lower than the state average of 36.6%. 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.

Mount Pleasant High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 651
2006 667
2007 649
2008 661
2009 652
2010 647
2011 634
2012 651
2013 637
2014 641
2015 651

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.1
2006 17.6
2007 16.4
2008 16
2009 15.7
2010 15.4
2011 14.5
2012 14.9
2013 14.4
2014 14.4
2015 15

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.21658986175115
2006 0.26386806596702
2007 0.28967642526965
2008 0.2768532526475
2009 0.33895705521472
2010 0.37403400309119
2011 0.35804416403785
2012 0.33794162826421
2013 0.31240188383046
2014 0.32605304212168
2015 0.35483870967742

Compare Mount Pleasant High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,426.6% 14.3:1
 
1,500.0% 15.0:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 35.5%
 
State Average 36.6%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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