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
9 322
10 294
11 328
12 304

Douglass High School is a public high school of the Memphis School District located in Memphis, TN. It has 1,248 students in grades 9th through 12th. Douglass High School is the 77th largest public high school in Tennessee and the 4,393rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 34.7 to 1.

Total Students: 1,248
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 34.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 36

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Douglass High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 634
(51%)
16,215
(49%)
 Male 614
(49%)
16,864
(51%)

Douglass High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 1,178
(94%)
28,419
(86%)
 Hispanic 52
(4%)
1,990
(6%)
 White 18
(1%)
2,014
(6%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
413
(1%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
192
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
23
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
28
(0%)

Douglass High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,097
(88%)
23,763
(72%)
 Not Eligible 93
(7%)
7,515
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 58
(5%)
1,801
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Douglass High School is ranked 7th out of 0 ranked schools in Tennessee, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Douglass High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (92.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 51.6%. 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
2008 373
2009 634
2010 680
2011 665
2012 1248

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2008 21.9
2009 19.4
2010 17.5
2011 17.3
2012 34.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2008
2009 0.45110410094637
2010 0.99558823529412
2011 0.99548872180451
2012 0.92548076923077

Compare Douglass High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,450.6% 14.5:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
3,470.0% 34.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 51.6%
 
This School 92.5%
 

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