Lexington High School



Lexington High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Lexington 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
9 940
10 855
11 661
12 710

Lexington High School is a public high school of the Lexington 01 School District located in Lexington, SC. It has 3,166 students in grades 9th through 12th. Lexington High School is the 3rd largest public high school in South Carolina and the 173rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.4 to 1.

Total Students: 3,166
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 182

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Lexington High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 1,624
(51%)
3,432
(51%)
 Female 1,542
(49%)
3,313
(49%)

Lexington High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 2,614
(83%)
5,453
(81%)
 Black 277
(9%)
685
(10%)
 Hispanic 112
(4%)
304
(5%)
 Asian 92
(3%)
114
(2%)
 Two or More 65
(2%)
165
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
7
(0%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
17
(0%)

Lexington High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 2,560
(81%)
4,496
(67%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 485
(15%)
1,793
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 121
(4%)
456
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Lexington High School is ranked 67th out of 0 ranked schools in South Carolina, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Lexington High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (19.1%) is significantly lower than the state average of 51.1%. 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.

Lexington High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2372
2006 2473
2007 2541
2008 2700
2009 2739
2010 2855
2011 3108
2012 3166

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.9
2006 13.8
2007 16.8
2008 20.8
2009 17.6
2010 18.8
2011 19.1
2012 17.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.13026981450253
2006 0.12131014961585
2007 0.12711530893349
2008 0.14
2009 0.1548010222709
2010 0.17758318739054
2011 0.17824967824968
2012 0.19140871762476

Compare Lexington High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,468.1% 14.7:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,740.0% 17.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 19.1%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 51.1%
 

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Public 09 - 12 3,166 17.4:1  
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Private PK - 12 247 11:1 13 miles
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Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. The data displayed is compiled from the most recent sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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