Waukee Senior High School



Waukee Senior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Waukee Senior 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 0
10 595
11 537
12 553

Waukee Senior High School is a public high school of the Waukee Community School District located in Waukee, IA. It has 1,685 students in grades 10th through 12th. Waukee Senior High School is the 10th largest public high school in Iowa and the 2,636th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.8 to 1.

Total Students: 1,685
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 106.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 2,636th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 10th out of 366
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 298th out of 365
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 10th out of 366

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Waukee Senior High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 874
(52%)
1,487
(50%)
 Female 811
(48%)
1,477
(50%)

Waukee Senior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,435
(85%)
2,497
(84%)
 Asian 79
(5%)
150
(5%)
 Hispanic 61
(4%)
117
(4%)
 Two or More 53
(3%)
93
(3%)
 Black 52
(3%)
97
(3%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
8
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
2
(0%)

Waukee Senior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,467
(87%)
2,549
(86%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 178
(11%)
333
(11%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 40
(2%)
82
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Waukee Senior High School is ranked 61st out of 362 ranked schools in Iowa, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Waukee Senior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (12.9%) is significantly 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.

Waukee Senior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 726
2006 830
2007 842
2008 921
2009 895
2010 990
2011 1147
2012 1268
2013 1456
2014 1523
2015 1685

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13
2006 15
2007 14.3
2008 15
2009 14.9
2010 15.9
2011 16.5
2012 14.8
2013 16.5
2014 15.4
2015 15.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.085399449035813
2006 0.074698795180723
2007 0.10688836104513
2008 0.0814332247557
2009 0.11396648044693
2010 0.12626262626263
2011 0.10113339145597
2012 0.12539432176656
2013 0.15315934065934
2014 0.14970453053185
2015 0.12937685459941

Compare Waukee Senior High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,426.6% 14.3:1
 
1,580.0% 15.8:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 12.9%
 
State Average 36.6%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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