Heights High School



Heights High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Heights 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
9 291
10 297
11 288
12 275

Heights High School is a public high school of the Wichita School District located in Wichita, KS. It has 1,151 students in grades 9th through 12th. Heights High School is the 43rd largest public high school in Kansas and the 5,080th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.8 to 1.

Total Students: 1,151
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 89.7
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,080th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 43rd out of 354
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 235th out of 339
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 25th out of 339

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Heights High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 605
(53%)
6,942
(51%)
 Female 546
(47%)
6,650
(49%)

Heights High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 503
(44%)
4,686
(34%)
 Black 348
(30%)
2,558
(19%)
 Hispanic 141
(12%)
4,347
(32%)
 Two or More 106
(9%)
1,086
(8%)
 Asian 33
(3%)
664
(5%)
 American Indian 12
(1%)
219
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 8
(1%)
32
(0%)

Heights High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 557
(48%)
4,616
(34%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 522
(45%)
7,947
(58%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 72
(6%)
1,029
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Heights High School is ranked 31st out of 354 ranked schools in Kansas, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Heights High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (51.6%) is slightly higher than the state average of 43.1%. 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.

Heights High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1549
2006 1522
2007 1580
2008 1547
2009 1554
2010 1558
2011 1547
2012 1389
2013 1300
2014 1201
2015 1151

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.9
2006 15.6
2007 20.2
2008 19.9
2009 19.3
2010 19.2
2011 19.4
2012 15.9
2013 15.6
2014 12.5
2015 12.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.46029696578438
2006 0.37713534822602
2007 0.40253164556962
2008 0.47511312217195
2009 0.48198198198198
2010 0.50641848523748
2011 0.53587588881707
2012 0.54067674586033
2013 0.55923076923077
2014 0.53705245628643
2015 0.51607298001738

Compare Heights High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,280.0% 12.8:1
 
1,327.2% 13.3:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.1%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 51.6%
 

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