Polson High School



Polson High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Polson 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
9 117
10 128
11 131
12 101

Polson High School is a public high school of the Polson H S School District located in Polson, MT. It has 477 students in grades 9th through 12th. Polson High School is the 24th largest public high school in Montana and the 11,165th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 14.0 to 1.

Total Students: 477
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.14
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 11,165th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Montana: 24th out of 171
Student/Teacher Rank in Montana: 132nd out of 171
Full Time Teacher Rank in Montana: 19th out of 171

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Polson High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 248
(52%)
248
(52%)
 Female 229
(48%)
229
(48%)

Polson High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 306
(64%)
306
(64%)
 American Indian 144
(30%)
144
(30%)
 Hispanic 20
(4%)
20
(4%)
 Black 4
(1%)
4
(1%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Polson High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 295
(62%)
295
(62%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 139
(29%)
139
(29%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 43
(9%)
43
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Polson High School is ranked 21st out of 158 ranked schools in Montana, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Polson High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (38.2%) is slightly lower than the state average of 39.3%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Polson High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 553
2006 543
2007 540
2008 499
2009 490
2010 517
2011 521
2012 504
2013 509
2014 482
2015 477

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.5
2006 16.5
2007 15.7
2008 14.4
2009 14.8
2010 15.3
2011 15.8
2012 15.6
2013 15
2014 14.2
2015 14

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.28571428571429
2006 0.28360957642726
2007 0.3037037037037
2008 0.30861723446894
2009 0.35714285714286
2010 0.38297872340426
2011 0.38387715930902
2012 0.36111111111111
2013 0.34577603143418
2014 0.40248962655602
2015 0.38155136268344

Compare Polson High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,292.5% 12.9:1
 
1,400.0% 14.0:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 38.2%
 
State Average 39.3%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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