William Chrisman High School



William Chrisman High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

William Chrisman 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
9 424
10 358
11 371
12 338

William Chrisman High School is a public high school of the Independence 30 School District located in Independence, MO. It has 1,491 students in grades 9th through 12th. William Chrisman High School is the 42nd largest public high school in Missouri and the 3,217th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.0 to 1.

Total Students: 1,491
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16:1
Full Time Teachers: 92.93

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William Chrisman High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 751
(50%)
2,009
(50%)
 Female 740
(50%)
2,008
(50%)

William Chrisman High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,081
(73%)
2,823
(70%)
 Black 188
(13%)
430
(11%)
 Hispanic 136
(9%)
499
(12%)
 Two or More 53
(4%)
161
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 17
(1%)
37
(1%)
 Asian 11
(1%)
52
(1%)
 American Indian 5
(0%)
15
(0%)

William Chrisman High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 778
(52%)
1,908
(47%)
 Not Eligible 611
(41%)
1,800
(45%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 102
(7%)
309
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

William Chrisman High School is ranked 11th out of 0 ranked schools in Missouri, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of William Chrisman High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (59.0%) is higher than the state average of 40.3%. 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.

William Chrisman High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1766
2006 1733
2007 1581
2008 1595
2009 1509
2010 1527
2011 1483
2012 1491

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.1
2006 16.8
2007 13.5
2008 13.5
2009 13.7
2010 15.6
2011 16
2012 16

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.46772366930917
2006 0.44893248701673
2007 0.43769765970904
2008 0.48275862068966
2009 0.53810470510272
2010 0.54223968565815
2011 0.58462575859744
2012 0.59020791415158

Compare William Chrisman High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,388.9% 13.9:1
 
1,600.0% 16.0:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.3%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 59.0%
 

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