Garza Independence High School



Garza Independence High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Garza Independence 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 0
10 0
11 75
12 117

Garza Independence High School is a public high school of the Austin Independent School District located in Austin, TX. It has 192 students in grades 11th through 12th. Garza Independence High School is the 1,423rd largest public high school in Texas and the 17,487th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 6.9 to 1.

Total Students: 192
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 6.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 27.77
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 17,487th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 1,423rd out of 2,323
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 250th out of 2,121
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,067th out of 2,121

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Garza Independence High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 99
(52%)
11,044
(51%)
 Male 93
(48%)
10,816
(49%)

Garza Independence High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 85
(44%)
6,047
(28%)
 Hispanic 84
(44%)
12,437
(57%)
 Black 12
(6%)
1,939
(9%)
 Two or More 11
(6%)
577
(3%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
809
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
16
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
35
(0%)

Garza Independence High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 136
(71%)
11,284
(52%)
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 56
(29%)
10,576
(48%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Garza Independence High School is ranked 1,693rd out of 2,141 ranked schools in Texas, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Garza Independence High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (29.2%) is significantly lower than the state average of 53.3%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Garza Independence High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 304
2006 309
2007 311
2008 290
2009 261
2010 254
2011 289
2012 242
2013 211
2014 190
2015 192

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16
2006 15.2
2007 16.4
2008 13.2
2009 11.7
2010 11.9
2011 13.4
2012 10.6
2013 9.6
2014 7.7
2015 6.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.22039473684211
2006 0.30744336569579
2007 0.2379421221865
2008 0.26896551724138
2009 0.36015325670498
2010 0.31102362204724
2011 0.43944636678201
2012 0.40495867768595
2013 0.33649289099526
2014 0.41578947368421
2015 0.29166666666667

Compare Garza Independence High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
690.0% 6.9:1
 
1,419.0% 14.2:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 29.2%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 53.3%
 

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Public 11 - 12 192 6.9:1  
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