Laurel High School



Laurel High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Laurel 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
9 635
10 451
11 356
12 354

Laurel High School is a public high school of the Prince George'S County Public Schools located in Laurel, MD. It has 1,796 students in grades 9th through 12th. Laurel High School is the 34th largest public high school in Maryland and the 2,108th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.9 to 1.

Total Students: 1,796
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 100.5

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Laurel High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 917
(51%)
19,608
(49%)
 Male 879
(49%)
20,048
(51%)

Laurel High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 1,202
(67%)
28,839
(73%)
 Hispanic 340
(19%)
7,299
(18%)
 White 124
(7%)
1,594
(4%)
 Asian 92
(5%)
1,202
(3%)
 Two or More 36
(2%)
531
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
136
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
55
(0%)

Laurel High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 908
(51%)
19,869
(50%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 698
(39%)
16,707
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 190
(11%)
3,080
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Laurel High School is ranked 14th out of 0 ranked schools in Maryland, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Laurel High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (49.4%) is higher than the state average of 36.0%. 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.

Laurel High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1990
2006 1916
2007 1762
2008 1846
2009 1855
2010 1877
2011 1827
2012 1796

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.2
2006 15.6
2007 14.9
2008 16.9
2009 17.5
2010 19
2011 19.2
2012 17.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.3105527638191
2006 0.33350730688935
2007 0.35357548240636
2008 0.36565547128927
2009 0.43288409703504
2010 0.42354821523708
2011 0.47235905856596
2012 0.49443207126949

Compare Laurel High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,356.2% 13.6:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,790.0% 17.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 36.0%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 49.4%
 

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Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. The data displayed is compiled from the most recent sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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