Ball High School



Ball High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ball 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
9 542
10 486
11 462
12 456

Ball High School is a public high school of the Galveston Independent School District located in Galveston, TX. It has 1,946 students in grades 9th through 12th. Ball High School is the 296th largest public high school in Texas and the 1,756th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.1 to 1.

Total Students: 1,946
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 128.79
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,756th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 296th out of 2,323
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,425th out of 2,121
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 272nd out of 2,121

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Ball High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 989
(51%)
1,284
(52%)
 Female 957
(49%)
1,189
(48%)

Ball High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 892
(46%)
1,111
(45%)
 White 543
(28%)
638
(26%)
 Black 427
(22%)
625
(25%)
 Two or More 34
(2%)
44
(2%)
 Asian 34
(2%)
37
(1%)
 American Indian 13
(1%)
14
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
4
(0%)

Ball High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 1,175
(60%)
1,622
(66%)
 Not Eligible 771
(40%)
851
(34%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Ball High School is ranked 204th out of 2,141 ranked schools in Texas, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ball High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (60.4%) is slightly higher than the state average of 53.3%. 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.

Ball High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2624
2006 2544
2007 2440
2008 1971
2009 1890
2010 1873
2011 1744
2012 1772
2013 1821
2014 1889
2015 1946

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.9
2006 17.4
2007 15.1
2008 13.1
2009 15
2010 14.9
2011 13.8
2012 14.9
2013 16.5
2014 15.8
2015 15.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.5
2006 0.47562893081761
2007 0.48770491803279
2008 0.62100456621005
2009 0.52433862433862
2010 0.56967431927389
2011 0.57052752293578
2012 0.55812641083521
2013 0.58484349258649
2014 0.61143462149285
2015 0.603802672148

Compare Ball High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,419.0% 14.2:1
 
1,510.0% 15.1:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 53.3%
 
This School 60.4%
 

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