Galena Park High School



Galena Park High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Galena Park 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
9 565
10 456
11 504
12 438

Galena Park High School is a public high school of the Galena Park Independent School District located in Galena Park, TX. It has 1,963 students in grades 9th through 12th. Galena Park High School is the 264th largest public high school in Texas and the 1,563rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 14.9 to 1.

Total Students: 1,963
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 131.5

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Galena Park High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 992
(51%)
4,521
(51%)
 Female 971
(49%)
4,378
(49%)

Galena Park High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,799
(92%)
6,432
(72%)
 Black 88
(4%)
1,846
(21%)
 White 61
(3%)
423
(5%)
 Two or More 8
(0%)
83
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
28
(0%)
 Asian 3
(0%)
81
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
6
(0%)

Galena Park High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,384
(71%)
6,063
(68%)
 Not Eligible 343
(17%)
1,995
(22%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 236
(12%)
841
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Galena Park High School is ranked 88th out of 0 ranked schools in Texas, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Galena Park High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (82.5%) 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.

Galena Park High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1711
2006 1728
2007 1748
2008 1800
2009 1857
2010 1882
2011 1916
2012 1963

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.8
2006 14
2007 14.1
2008 14.6
2009 13.3
2010 13.8
2011 14.6
2012 14.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.70485096434833
2006 0.72337962962963
2007 0.7162471395881
2008 0.79555555555556
2009 0.75605815831987
2010 0.76567481402763
2011 0.77192066805846
2012 0.825267447784

Compare Galena Park High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,418.4% 14.2:1
 
1,490.0% 14.9:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 53.4%
 
This School 82.5%
 

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