East Jessamine High School



East Jessamine High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

East Jessamine 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
9 292
10 276
11 268
12 222
UG 8

East Jessamine High School is a public high school of the Jessamine County School District located in Nicholasville, KY. It has 1,066 students in grades 9th through 12th. East Jessamine High School is the 71st largest public high school in Kentucky and the 5,474th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 19.0 to 1.

Total Students: 1,066
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19:1
Full Time Teachers: 56.14

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East Jessamine High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 548
(51%)
1,214
(52%)
 Female 518
(49%)
1,107
(48%)

East Jessamine High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 970
(91%)
2,113
(91%)
 Black 59
(6%)
108
(5%)
 Hispanic 22
(2%)
52
(2%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
22
(1%)
 Two or More 5
(0%)
21
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

East Jessamine High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 586
(55%)
1,329
(57%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 408
(38%)
842
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 72
(7%)
150
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

East Jessamine High School is ranked 75th out of 0 ranked schools in Kentucky, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of East Jessamine High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (45.0%) is slightly lower than the state average of 50.2%. 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.

East Jessamine High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 995
2006 1002
2007 1077
2008 1089
2009 1070
2010 1056
2011 1048
2012 1066

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.5
2006 14.7
2007 16.3
2008 18
2009 22.6
2010 18
2011 18.6
2012 19

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.28241206030151
2006 0.29341317365269
2007 0.32126276694522
2008 0.39577594123049
2009 0.45233644859813
2010 0.45454545454545
2011 0.44083969465649
2012 0.45028142589118

Compare East Jessamine High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,505.6% 15.1:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,900.0% 19.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 45.0%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 50.2%
 

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East Jessamine High School
Nicholasville, KY
Public 09 - 12 1,066 19:1  
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