Brainerd High School



Brainerd High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Brainerd 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
9 143
10 160
11 123
12 147

Brainerd High School is a public high school of the Hamilton County School District located in Chattanooga, TN. It has 573 students in grades 9th through 12th. Brainerd High School is the 228th largest public high school in Tennessee and the 9,712th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 10.8 to 1.

Total Students: 573
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 52.9

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Brainerd High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 300
(52%)
7,284
(50%)
 Female 273
(48%)
7,416
(50%)

Brainerd High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 529
(92%)
4,121
(28%)
 White 30
(5%)
8,973
(61%)
 Hispanic 8
(1%)
1,097
(7%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
103
(1%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
365
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
26
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
15
(0%)

Brainerd High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 499
(87%)
6,662
(45%)
 Not Eligible 74
(13%)
8,038
(55%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Brainerd High School is ranked 128th out of 410 ranked schools in Tennessee, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Brainerd High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.1%) is significantly higher than the state average of 52.4%. 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.

Brainerd High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 995
2006 966
2007 867
2008 914
2009 884
2010 747
2011 638
2012 624
2013 592
2014 588
2015 573

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.3
2006 12.4
2007 13.4
2008 14.3
2009 15.1
2010 13.2
2011 11.9
2012 12.4
2013 11.3
2014 10.6
2015 10.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.83718592964824
2006 0.84575569358178
2007 0.83391003460208
2008 0.7691466083151
2009 0.82239819004525
2010 0.98125836680054
2011 0.98746081504702
2012 0.94391025641026
2013 0.90202702702703
2014 0.91496598639456
2015 0.87085514834206

Compare Brainerd High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,080.0% 10.8:1
 
1,487.3% 14.9:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 52.4%
 
This School 87.1%
 

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