South Pittsburg High School



South Pittsburg High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

South Pittsburg High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 65
8 56
9 50
10 65
11 63
12 48

South Pittsburg High School is a public high school of the Marion County School District located in South Pittsburg, TN. It has 347 students in grades 7th through 12th. South Pittsburg High School is the 320th largest public high school in Tennessee and the 13,690th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 14.0 to 1.

Total Students: 347
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14:1
Full Time Teachers: 24.7
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 13,690th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Tennessee: 320th out of 433
Student/Teacher Rank in Tennessee: 100th out of 423
Full Time Teacher Rank in Tennessee: 311th out of 423

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South Pittsburg High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 177
(51%)
658
(52%)
 Female 170
(49%)
618
(48%)

South Pittsburg High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 292
(84%)
1,164
(91%)
 Black 43
(12%)
64
(5%)
 Two or More 6
(2%)
13
(1%)
 Hispanic 4
(1%)
26
(2%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
7
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

South Pittsburg High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 207
(60%)
753
(59%)
 Not Eligible 140
(40%)
523
(41%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

South Pittsburg High School is ranked 285th out of 410 ranked schools in Tennessee, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of South Pittsburg High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (59.7%) is slightly 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.

South Pittsburg High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 379
2006 404
2007 345
2008 348
2009 365
2010 377
2011 367
2012 360
2013 367
2014 353
2015 347

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.8
2006 17.2
2007 13.3
2008 14.5
2009 15.2
2010 15.1
2011 14.7
2012 15
2013 15.3
2014 15
2015 14

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.5197889182058
2006 0.4529702970297
2007 0.53623188405797
2008 0.56034482758621
2009 0.54246575342466
2010 0.60477453580902
2011 0.68937329700272
2012 0.58333333333333
2013 0.62397820163488
2014 0.57223796033994
2015 0.59654178674352

Compare South Pittsburg High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,400.0% 14.0:1
 
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 59.7%
 

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