Quincy Upper School



Quincy Upper School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Quincy Upper School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 140
7 70
8 76
9 55
10 62
11 38
12 62
UG 10

Quincy Upper School is a public high school of the Boston School District located in Boston, MA. It has 513 students in grades 6th through 12th. Quincy Upper School is the 252nd largest public high school in Massachusetts and the 10,442nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.9 to 1.

Total Students: 513
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 39.83

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Quincy Upper School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 284
(55%)
9,910
(51%)
 Female 229
(45%)
9,405
(49%)

Quincy Upper School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 274
(53%)
2,278
(12%)
 Black 114
(22%)
7,703
(40%)
 Hispanic 79
(15%)
6,058
(31%)
 White 32
(6%)
2,822
(15%)
 Two or More 12
(2%)
357
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
67
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
30
(0%)

Quincy Upper School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 369
(72%)
11,991
(62%)
 Not Eligible 109
(21%)
6,069
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 35
(7%)
1,255
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Quincy Upper School is ranked 81st out of 0 ranked schools in Massachusetts, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Quincy Upper School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (78.8%) is significantly higher than the state average of 34.7%. 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.

Quincy Upper School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 469
2006 483
2007 484
2008 488
2009 500
2010 523
2011 513
2012 513

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.4
2006 13.1
2007 11.8
2008 12.4
2009 13.5
2010 14.9
2011 10.8
2012 12.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.76545842217484
2006 0.73291925465839
2007 0.74586776859504
2008 0.80122950819672
2009 0.774
2010 0.82217973231358
2011 0.7719298245614
2012 0.78752436647173

Compare Quincy Upper School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,162.0% 11.6:1
 
1,290.0% 12.9:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 34.7%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 78.8%
 

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