Veterans Memorial High School



Veterans Memorial High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Veterans Memorial 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
9 669
10 509
11 445
12 327

Veterans Memorial High School is a public high school of the Brownsville Independent School District located in Brownsville, TX. It has 1,950 students in grades 9th through 12th. Veterans Memorial High School is the 271st largest public high school in Texas and the 1,601st largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.8 to 1.

Total Students: 1,950
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 123.19

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Veterans Memorial High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 997
(51%)
7,240
(52%)
 Female 953
(49%)
6,731
(48%)

Veterans Memorial High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,872
(96%)
13,739
(98%)
 White 53
(3%)
166
(1%)
 Asian 20
(1%)
46
(0%)
 Black 4
(0%)
16
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Veterans Memorial High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,782
(91%)
13,358
(96%)
 Not Eligible 168
(9%)
613
(4%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Veterans Memorial High School is ranked 61st out of 0 ranked schools in Texas, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Veterans Memorial High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (91.4%) is significantly higher than the state average of 53.4%. 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.

Veterans Memorial High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2008 N/A
2009 0
2010 899
2011 1500
2012 1950

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2008 N/A
2009 N/A
2010 10.9
2011 16
2012 15.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2008
2009
2010 N/A
2011 N/A
2012 0.91384615384615

Compare Veterans Memorial High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,418.4% 14.2:1
 
1,580.0% 15.8:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 53.4%
 
This School 91.4%
 

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Public 09 - 12 1,950 15.8:1  
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