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
6 210
7 206
8 222
9 278
10 262
11 197
12 179

Durham School of the Arts is a public high school of the Durham Public Schools located in Durham, NC. It has 1,554 students in grades 6th through 12th. Durham School of the Arts is the 72nd largest public high school in North Carolina and the 2,999th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.2 to 1.

Total Students: 1,554
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 101.97

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Durham School of the Arts Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 940
(60%)
5,451
(51%)
 Male 614
(40%)
5,289
(49%)

Durham School of the Arts Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 611
(39%)
5,974
(56%)
 White 527
(34%)
2,211
(21%)
 Hispanic 282
(18%)
1,939
(18%)
 Two or More 64
(4%)
300
(3%)
 Asian 63
(4%)
265
(2%)
 American Indian 5
(0%)
39
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
12
(0%)

Durham School of the Arts Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 936
(60%)
4,851
(45%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 534
(34%)
5,297
(49%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 84
(5%)
592
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Durham School of the Arts is ranked 105th out of 0 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 (39.8%) is slightly lower than the state average of 46.3%. 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.

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

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

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

Compare Durham School of the Arts to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,445.4% 14.5:1
 
1,520.0% 15.2:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 39.8%
 
State Average 46.3%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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