Waggener High School



Waggener High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Waggener 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
9 247
10 212
11 171
12 200
UG 6

Waggener High School is a public high school of the Jefferson County School District located in Louisville, KY. It has 836 students in grades 9th through 12th. Waggener High School is the 109th largest public high school in Kentucky and the 7,112th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.2 to 1.

Total Students: 836
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 54.9
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,112th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Kentucky: 109th out of 411
Student/Teacher Rank in Kentucky: 181st out of 386
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kentucky: 87th out of 386

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Waggener High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 440
(53%)
16,512
(51%)
 Female 396
(47%)
16,082
(49%)

Waggener High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 409
(49%)
12,036
(37%)
 White 297
(36%)
16,034
(49%)
 Hispanic 84
(10%)
2,555
(8%)
 Two or More 24
(3%)
767
(2%)
 Asian 21
(3%)
1,125
(3%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
43
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
34
(0%)

Waggener High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 555
(66%)
18,519
(57%)
 Not Eligible 281
(34%)
14,065
(43%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Waggener High School is ranked 75th out of 395 ranked schools in Kentucky, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Waggener High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (66.4%) is higher than the state average of 54.2%. 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.

Waggener High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1130
2006 1127
2007 1091
2008 959
2009 893
2010 831
2011 783
2012 781
2013 760
2014 765
2015 836

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.1
2006 16.6
2007 15.4
2008 14.3
2009 18.9
2010 13.4
2011 13.5
2012 13
2013 13.8
2014 13.9
2015 15.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.61504424778761
2006 0.57675244010648
2007 0.62144821264895
2008 0.66110531803962
2009 0.71220604703247
2010 0.7352587244284
2011 0.65389527458493
2012 0.67605633802817
2013 0.67763157894737
2014 0.64575163398693
2015 0.66387559808612

Compare Waggener High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,520.0% 15.2:1
 
1,556.9% 15.6:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 54.2%
 
This School 66.4%
 

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