Simpson High School



Simpson High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Simpson High School Students by Grade
PK 9
K 14
1 17
2 27
3 15
4 20
5 19
6 25
7 25
8 25
9 26
10 18
11 17
12 25

Simpson High School is a public high school of the Vernon Parish School District located in Simpson, LA. It has 282 students in grades Pre-Kindergarten through 12th. Simpson High School is the 284th largest public high school in Louisiana and the 15,139th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 11.8 to 1.

Total Students: 282
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.88
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 15,139th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Louisiana: 284th out of 377
Student/Teacher Rank in Louisiana: 120th out of 289
Full Time Teacher Rank in Louisiana: 210th out of 289

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Simpson High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 158
(56%)
2,435
(53%)
 Female 124
(44%)
2,168
(47%)

Simpson High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 279
(99%)
3,532
(77%)
 Hispanic 2
(1%)
209
(5%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
111
(2%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
51
(1%)
 Black 0
(0%)
612
(13%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
30
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
58
(1%)

Simpson High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 121
(43%)
2,155
(47%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 114
(40%)
1,995
(43%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 47
(17%)
453
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Simpson High School is ranked 270th out of 356 ranked schools in Louisiana, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Simpson High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (57.1%) is slightly higher than the state average of 54.5%. 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.

Simpson High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 366
2006 333
2007 352
2008 339
2009 332
2010 354
2011 347
2012 319
2013 313
2014 302
2015 282

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14
2006 12.8
2007 13.5
2008 12.4
2009 12.8
2010 14.2
2011 13.9
2012 12.3
2013 20
2014 11.8
2015 11.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.5
2006 0.5015015015015
2007 0.52840909090909
2008 0.55457227138643
2009 0.53313253012048
2010 0.55084745762712
2011 0.54755043227666
2012 0.55799373040752
2013 0.5591054313099
2014 0.59933774834437
2015 0.5709219858156

Compare Simpson High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,180.0% 11.8:1
 
1,304.6% 13.0:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 54.5%
 
This School 57.1%
 

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