Dr. Henry A. Wise Junior High School



Dr. Henry A. Wise Junior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dr. Henry A. Wise Junior 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
9 661
10 538
11 517
12 462

Dr. Henry A. Wise Junior High School is a public high school of the Prince George'S County Public Schools located in Upper Marlboro, MD. It has 2,178 students in grades 9th through 12th. Dr. Henry A. Wise Junior High School is the 13th largest public high school in Maryland and the 1,145th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.9 to 1.

Total Students: 2,178
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 122
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,145th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Maryland: 13th out of 278
Student/Teacher Rank in Maryland: 230th out of 266
Full Time Teacher Rank in Maryland: 17th out of 266

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Dr. Henry A. Wise Junior High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 1,110
(51%)
18,618
(49%)
 Male 1,068
(49%)
19,640
(51%)

Dr. Henry A. Wise Junior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 1,974
(91%)
25,476
(67%)
 Hispanic 122
(6%)
9,388
(25%)
 Two or More 31
(1%)
710
(2%)
 White 29
(1%)
1,338
(3%)
 Asian 15
(1%)
1,187
(3%)
 American Indian 6
(0%)
100
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
59
(0%)

Dr. Henry A. Wise Junior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,258
(58%)
17,756
(46%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 785
(36%)
17,792
(47%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 135
(6%)
2,710
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Dr. Henry A. Wise Junior High School is ranked 16th out of 263 ranked schools in Maryland, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dr. Henry A. Wise Junior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (42.2%) is slightly higher than the state average of 38.5%. 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.

Dr. Henry A. Wise Junior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2006 1866
2007 2492
2008 2779
2009 2748
2010 2651
2011 2484
2012 2279
2013 2297
2014 2255
2015 2178

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2006 17.7
2007 18.4
2008 19.3
2009 20.2
2010 20.4
2011 20
2012 18.6
2013 18.5
2014 17.5
2015 17.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2006 0.27277599142551
2007 0.26565008025682
2008 0.24469233537244
2009 0.3009461426492
2010 0.33232742361373
2011 0.34581320450886
2012 0.36594997806055
2013 0.38920330866347
2014 0.45011086474501
2015 0.42240587695133

Compare Dr. Henry A. Wise Junior High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,339.1% 13.4:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,790.0% 17.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 38.5%
 
This School 42.2%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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Public 09 - 12 2,178 17.9:1  
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