Grand Prairie High School



Grand Prairie High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Grand Prairie 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
9 776
10 750
11 571
12 446

Grand Prairie High School is a public high school of the Grand Prairie Independent School District located in Grand Prairie, TX. It has 2,543 students in grades 9th through 12th. Grand Prairie High School is the 137th largest public high school in Texas and the 594th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.7 to 1.

Total Students: 2,543
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 185.96
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 594th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 137th out of 2,323
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,181st out of 2,121
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 49th out of 2,121

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Grand Prairie High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 1,379
(54%)
7,063
(50%)
 Female 1,164
(46%)
7,153
(50%)

Grand Prairie High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,902
(75%)
9,063
(64%)
 Black 405
(16%)
2,780
(20%)
 White 194
(8%)
1,607
(11%)
 Two or More 18
(1%)
222
(2%)
 Asian 15
(1%)
482
(3%)
 American Indian 9
(0%)
51
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
11
(0%)

Grand Prairie High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,849
(73%)
8,430
(59%)
 Not Eligible 481
(19%)
4,330
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 213
(8%)
1,456
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Grand Prairie High School is ranked 38th out of 2,141 ranked schools in Texas, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Grand Prairie High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.1%) is significantly 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.

Grand Prairie High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2959
2006 2968
2007 2157
2008 2100
2009 2049
2010 1999
2011 1864
2012 1910
2013 2502
2014 2553
2015 2543

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.3
2006 17.1
2007 17.3
2008 16.3
2009 16.3
2010 15.3
2011 14.7
2012 16.2
2013 14.7
2014 14.7
2015 13.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.58803649881717
2006 0.63982479784367
2007 0.69262865090403
2008 0.67047619047619
2009 0.72718399219131
2010 0.74187093546773
2011 0.77789699570815
2012 0.79267015706806
2013 0.76258992805755
2014 0.7978848413631
2015 0.81085332284703

Compare Grand Prairie High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,370.0% 13.7:1
 
1,419.0% 14.2:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 53.3%
 
This School 81.1%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Grand Prairie High School
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Public 09 - 12 2,543 13.7:1  
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Public 06 - 09 668 11.6:1 1 miles
Grand Prairie Collegiate Institute
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Public 06 - 10 182 10.1:1 2 miles
Hope (helpful Opportunities to Pursue Excellence)
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Public 08 - 08 99 8.6:1 2 miles
Advantage Academy
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Public PK - 12 1,833 16.8:1 3 miles
Ymla at John F Kennedy Middle School
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Public 06 - 10 875 13:1 3 miles
Ywla at Bill Arnold
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Public 06 - 11 1,226 14.8:1 3 miles
Stonegate Christian Academy
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Private PK - 12 139 7:1 4 miles
Lyndon B Johnson Daep
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Public 06 - 12 108 2.9:1 4 miles
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