Ripley High School



Ripley High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ripley 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
9 216
10 228
11 222
12 190

Ripley High School is a public high school of the Lauderdale County School District located in Ripley, TN. It has 856 students in grades 9th through 12th. Ripley High School is the 150th largest public high school in Tennessee and the 6,934th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.5 to 1.

Total Students: 856
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 52
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 6,934th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Tennessee: 150th out of 433
Student/Teacher Rank in Tennessee: 241st out of 423
Full Time Teacher Rank in Tennessee: 159th out of 423

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Ripley High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 442
(52%)
806
(52%)
 Female 414
(48%)
731
(48%)

Ripley High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 458
(54%)
596
(39%)
 White 364
(43%)
874
(57%)
 Hispanic 21
(2%)
43
(3%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
6
(0%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
10
(1%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
7
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Ripley High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 651
(76%)
1,092
(71%)
 Not Eligible 205
(24%)
445
(29%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Ripley High School is ranked 74th out of 410 ranked schools in Tennessee, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ripley High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (76.1%) 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.

Ripley High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 920
2006 920
2007 842
2008 867
2009 893
2010 881
2011 904
2012 872
2013 870
2014 903
2015 856

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17
2006 18.3
2007 15.3
2008 15.2
2009 16.2
2010 15.8
2011 15.9
2012 15.3
2013 15.8
2014 16.6
2015 16.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.6195652173913
2006 0.67391304347826
2007 0.77790973871734
2008 0.69780853517878
2009 0.74244120940649
2010 0.81044267877412
2011 0.81969026548673
2012 0.81536697247706
2013 0.78505747126437
2014 0.76744186046512
2015 0.76051401869159

Compare Ripley High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,487.3% 14.9:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,650.0% 16.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 52.4%
 
This School 76.1%
 

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