Decatur High School



Decatur High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Decatur 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
9 256
10 234
11 216
12 204

Decatur High School is a public high school of the Decatur Independent School District located in Decatur, TX. It has 910 students in grades 9th through 12th. Decatur High School is the 600th largest public high school in Texas and the 6,554th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.5 to 1.

Total Students: 910
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 58.59
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 6,554th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 600th out of 2,323
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,512th out of 2,121
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 631st out of 2,121

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Decatur High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 486
(53%)
726
(53%)
 Female 424
(47%)
648
(47%)

Decatur High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 599
(66%)
886
(64%)
 Hispanic 285
(31%)
441
(32%)
 Black 9
(1%)
19
(1%)
 Two or More 9
(1%)
12
(1%)
 Asian 4
(0%)
8
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
7
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Decatur High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 572
(63%)
804
(59%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 270
(30%)
453
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 68
(7%)
117
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Decatur High School is ranked 714th out of 2,141 ranked schools in Texas, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Decatur High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (37.1%) is 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.

Decatur High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 874
2006 830
2007 858
2008 851
2009 859
2010 907
2011 882
2012 884
2013 876
2014 897
2015 910

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.9
2006 11.5
2007 13.2
2008 13.4
2009 13.9
2010 14.1
2011 15.2
2012 14.6
2013 14.2
2014 15
2015 15.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.2254004576659
2006 0.23855421686747
2007 0.22960372960373
2008 0.24911868390129
2009 0.29918509895227
2010 0.31422271223815
2011 0.34467120181406
2012 0.3472850678733
2013 0.33219178082192
2014 0.31884057971014
2015 0.37142857142857

Compare Decatur High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,419.0% 14.2:1
 
1,550.0% 15.5:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 37.1%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 53.3%
 

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Public 09 - 12 910 15.5:1  
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