Durham School of the Arts



Durham School of the Arts Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Durham School of the Arts Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 211
7 216
8 217
9 274
10 261
11 228
12 232

Durham School of the Arts is a public high school of the Durham Public Schools located in Durham, NC. It has 1,639 students in grades 6th through 12th. Durham School of the Arts is the 69th largest public high school in North Carolina and the 2,801st largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.5 to 1.

Total Students: 1,639
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 106

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Durham School of the Arts Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 990
(60%)
5,849
(51%)
 Male 649
(40%)
5,698
(49%)

Durham School of the Arts Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 577
(35%)
2,221
(19%)
 Black 569
(35%)
5,928
(51%)
 Hispanic 359
(22%)
2,763
(24%)
 Asian 66
(4%)
282
(2%)
 Two or More 58
(4%)
302
(3%)
 American Indian 9
(1%)
38
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
13
(0%)

Durham School of the Arts Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,038
(63%)
5,637
(49%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 530
(32%)
5,418
(47%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 71
(4%)
492
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Durham School of the Arts is ranked 147th out of 646 ranked schools in North Carolina, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Durham School of the Arts students on free and reduced lunch assistance (36.7%) is slightly lower than the state average of 48.8%. 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.

Durham School of the Arts Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1370
2006 1301
2007 1305
2008 1455
2009 1403
2010 1412
2011 1505
2012 1554
2013 1564
2014 1650
2015 1639

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.5
2006 13.9
2007 13.4
2008 14.9
2009 15.1
2010 15
2011 15.8
2012 15.2
2013 15
2014 15.6
2015 15.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.22773722627737
2006 0.23443504996157
2007 0.30498084291188
2008 0.22886597938144
2009 0.34925160370634
2010 0.38526912181303
2011 0.40265780730897
2012 0.3976833976834
2013 0.3881074168798
2014 0.38545454545455
2015 0.3666870042709

Compare Durham School of the Arts to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,497.0% 15.0:1
 
1,550.0% 15.5:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 36.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 48.8%
 

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