Dr. Jorge Alvarez High School



Dr. Jorge Alvarez High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dr. Jorge Alvarez 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
9 180
10 116
11 158
12 109

Dr. Jorge Alvarez High School is a public high school of the Providence School District located in Providence, RI. It has 563 students in grades 9th through 12th. Dr. Jorge Alvarez High School is the 41st largest public high school in Rhode Island and the 9,740th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.6 to 1.

Total Students: 563
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 34

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Dr. Jorge Alvarez High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 283
(50%)
3,645
(50%)
 Male 280
(50%)
3,644
(50%)

Dr. Jorge Alvarez High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 390
(69%)
4,494
(62%)
 Black 83
(15%)
1,480
(20%)
 Asian 52
(9%)
410
(6%)
 White 21
(4%)
657
(9%)
 Two or More 10
(2%)
182
(2%)
 American Indian 7
(1%)
58
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
8
(0%)

Dr. Jorge Alvarez High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 429
(76%)
5,115
(70%)
 Not Eligible 104
(18%)
1,655
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 30
(5%)
519
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Dr. Jorge Alvarez High School is ranked 18th out of 0 ranked schools in Rhode Island, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dr. Jorge Alvarez High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 42.9%. 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.

Dr. Jorge Alvarez High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 235
2006 230
2007 571
2008 525
2009 540
2010 578
2011 545
2012 563

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 N/A
2006 12.8
2007 38.1
2008 16.5
2009 16.4
2010 13.6
2011 13.6
2012 16.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.72340425531915
2006 0.65217391304348
2007 0.76357267950963
2008 0.87238095238095
2009 0.91481481481481
2010 0.8477508650519
2011 0.90825688073394
2012 0.81527531083481

Compare Dr. Jorge Alvarez High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,183.3% 11.8:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,660.0% 16.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 42.9%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 81.5%
 

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