Blackford High School



Blackford High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Blackford 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
9 152
10 143
11 133
12 135

Blackford High School is a public high school of the Blackford County School District located in Hartford City, IN. It has 563 students in grades 9th through 12th. Blackford High School is the 223rd largest public high school in Indiana and the 9,740th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.5 to 1.

Total Students: 563
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.5

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Blackford High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 288
(51%)
448
(54%)
 Female 275
(49%)
386
(46%)

Blackford High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 541
(96%)
804
(96%)
 Two or More 12
(2%)
15
(2%)
 Hispanic 6
(1%)
10
(1%)
 Black 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Blackford High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 304
(54%)
427
(51%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 194
(34%)
316
(38%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 65
(12%)
91
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Blackford High School is ranked 182nd out of 0 ranked schools in Indiana, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Blackford High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (46.0%) is slightly higher than the state average of 43.7%. 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.

Blackford High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 733
2006 729
2007 710
2008 694
2009 645
2010 617
2011 591
2012 563

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17
2006 N/A
2007 17.8
2008 17.1
2009 17.7
2010 20.2
2011 19.1
2012 18.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.34924965893588
2006 0.38271604938272
2007 0.28169014084507
2008 0.37752161383285
2009 0.3906976744186
2010 0.42625607779579
2011 0.41793570219966
2012 0.46003552397869

Compare Blackford High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.3% 16.1:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,850.0% 18.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.7%
 
This School 46.0%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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