Douglass High School



Douglass High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Douglass 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
9 108
10 128
11 112
12 128

Douglass High School is a public high school of the Shelby County School District located in Memphis, TN. It has 476 students in grades 9th through 12th. Douglass High School is the 269th largest public high school in Tennessee and the 11,189th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.2 to 1.

Total Students: 476
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 36
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 11,189th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Tennessee: 269th out of 433
Student/Teacher Rank in Tennessee: 77th out of 423
Full Time Teacher Rank in Tennessee: 232nd out of 423

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Douglass High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 244
(51%)
18,257
(50%)
 Male 232
(49%)
18,112
(50%)

Douglass High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 426
(89%)
29,258
(80%)
 Hispanic 38
(8%)
3,276
(9%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
612
(2%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
618
(2%)
 White 3
(1%)
2,565
(7%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
12
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
28
(0%)

Douglass High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 461
(97%)
28,220
(78%)
 Not Eligible 15
(3%)
8,149
(22%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Douglass High School is ranked 149th out of 410 ranked schools in Tennessee, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Douglass High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (96.8%) 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.

Douglass High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2013 574
2014 531
2015 476

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2013 N/A
2014 15.6
2015 13.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2013 0.92160278745645
2014 0.88888888888889
2015 0.96848739495798

Compare Douglass High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,320.0% 13.2:1
 
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 96.8%
 

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