Lighthouse Academy-Waalkes



Lighthouse Academy-Waalkes Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Lighthouse Academy-Waalkes Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 1
6 1
7 2
8 6
9 16
10 11
11 10
12 0

Lighthouse Academy-Waalkes is a public high school of the Lighthouse Academy located in Grand Rapids, MI. It has 47 students in grades 6th through 12th. Lighthouse Academy-Waalkes is the 1,028th largest public high school in Michigan and the 22,762nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 7.8 to 1.

Total Students: 47
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 7.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 6

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Lighthouse Academy-Waalkes Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 36
(77%)
228
(75%)
 Female 11
(23%)
74
(25%)

Lighthouse Academy-Waalkes Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 28
(60%)
153
(51%)
 White 10
(21%)
91
(30%)
 Hispanic 8
(17%)
41
(14%)
 Two or More 1
(2%)
15
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(1%)

Lighthouse Academy-Waalkes Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 44
(94%)
260
(86%)
 Not Eligible 3
(6%)
39
(13%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
3
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Lighthouse Academy-Waalkes is ranked 933rd out of 0 ranked schools in Michigan, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Lighthouse Academy-Waalkes students on free and reduced lunch assistance (93.6%) is significantly higher than the state average of 43.8%. 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.

Compare Lighthouse Academy-Waalkes to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
780.0% 7.8:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,803.2% 18.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 93.6%
 

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