Ferris High School



Ferris High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ferris 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
9 183
10 165
11 174
12 141

Ferris High School is a public high school of the Ferris Independent School District located in Ferris, TX. It has 663 students in grades 9th through 12th. Ferris High School is the 695th largest public high school in Texas and the 8,537th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.0 to 1.

Total Students: 663
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17:1
Full Time Teachers: 38.9

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Ferris High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 337
(51%)
513
(51%)
 Female 326
(49%)
489
(49%)

Ferris High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 432
(65%)
658
(66%)
 White 174
(26%)
259
(26%)
 Black 42
(6%)
68
(7%)
 American Indian 10
(2%)
11
(1%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
5
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Ferris High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 392
(59%)
622
(62%)
 Not Eligible 201
(30%)
273
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 70
(11%)
107
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Ferris High School is ranked 545th out of 0 ranked schools in Texas, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ferris High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (69.7%) is 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.

Ferris High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 566
2006 620
2007 637
2008 664
2009 643
2010 667
2011 675
2012 663

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.3
2006 15.7
2007 15.3
2008 16.2
2009 15.7
2010 16.2
2011 18.2
2012 17

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.4982332155477
2006 0.50483870967742
2007 0.50863422291994
2008 0.57228915662651
2009 0.6407465007776
2010 0.65367316341829
2011 0.67703703703704
2012 0.69683257918552

Compare Ferris High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,418.4% 14.2:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,700.0% 17.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 53.4%
 
This School 69.7%
 

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