Edna Karr High School



Edna Karr High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Edna Karr 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
9 267
10 239
11 251
12 217

Edna Karr High School is a public high school of the Orleans Parish School District located in New Orleans, LA. It has 974 students in grades 9th through 12th. Edna Karr High School is the 77th largest public high school in Louisiana and the 6,010th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.4 to 1.

Total Students: 974
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 52.9

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Edna Karr High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 512
(53%)
2,912
(45%)
 Female 462
(47%)
3,506
(55%)

Edna Karr High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 919
(94%)
4,418
(69%)
 Asian 19
(2%)
324
(5%)
 Hispanic 17
(2%)
224
(3%)
 White 14
(1%)
1,294
(20%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
8
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
149
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Edna Karr High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 702
(72%)
3,199
(50%)
 Not Eligible 185
(19%)
2,861
(45%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 87
(9%)
358
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Edna Karr High School is ranked 25th out of 0 ranked schools in Louisiana, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Edna Karr High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 57.4%. 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.

Edna Karr High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 625
2006 762
2007 805
2008 829
2009 843
2010 875
2011 928
2012 974

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 25
2006 16.4
2007 15.3
2008 15.8
2009 16.7
2010 16.7
2011 16.3
2012 18.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.1872
2006 0.74278215223097
2007 0.76273291925466
2008 0.74306393244873
2009 0.72479240806643
2010 0.74857142857143
2011 0.80711206896552
2012 0.81006160164271

Compare Edna Karr High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,438.2% 14.4:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,840.0% 18.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 57.4%
 
This School 81.0%
 

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