Sanderson High School



Sanderson High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sanderson 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
9 640
10 504
11 475
12 467

Sanderson High School is a public high school of the Wake County School District located in Raleigh, NC. It has 2,086 students in grades 9th through 12th. Sanderson High School is the 19th largest public high school in North Carolina and the 1,265th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.8 to 1.

Total Students: 2,086
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 111.05

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Sanderson High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 1,082
(52%)
22,433
(51%)
 Female 1,004
(48%)
21,422
(49%)

Sanderson High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,101
(53%)
21,986
(50%)
 Black 529
(25%)
11,622
(27%)
 Hispanic 287
(14%)
5,594
(13%)
 Asian 84
(4%)
2,532
(6%)
 Two or More 79
(4%)
1,924
(4%)
 American Indian 6
(0%)
197
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Sanderson High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,383
(66%)
30,386
(69%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 624
(30%)
11,426
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 79
(4%)
2,043
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Sanderson High School is ranked 74th out of 0 ranked schools in North Carolina, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sanderson High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (33.7%) is 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.

Sanderson High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1894
2006 1864
2007 1701
2008 1946
2009 1988
2010 1905
2011 2015
2012 2086

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.4
2006 15.3
2007 14.2
2008 16.6
2009 17.1
2010 17.7
2011 18.1
2012 18.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.24498416050686
2006 0.26341201716738
2007
2008
2009 0.30784708249497
2010 0.28136482939633
2011 0.32208436724566
2012 0.33700862895494

Compare Sanderson High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,445.4% 14.5:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,880.0% 18.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 33.7%
 
State Average 46.3%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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