Nimitz High School



Nimitz High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Nimitz 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
9 982
10 460
11 519
12 461

Nimitz High School is a public high school of the Irving Independent School District located in Irving, TX. It has 2,422 students in grades 9th through 12th. Nimitz High School is the 129th largest public high school in Texas and the 676th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 14.7 to 1.

Total Students: 2,422
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 164.72

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Nimitz High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 1,248
(52%)
5,363
(52%)
 Female 1,174
(48%)
5,011
(48%)

Nimitz High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,727
(71%)
7,231
(70%)
 White 380
(16%)
1,223
(12%)
 Black 213
(9%)
1,346
(13%)
 Asian 74
(3%)
377
(4%)
 American Indian 16
(1%)
68
(1%)
 Two or More 11
(0%)
108
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
21
(0%)

Nimitz High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,757
(73%)
7,777
(75%)
 Not Eligible 664
(27%)
2,590
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 1
(0%)
7
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Nimitz High School is ranked 67th out of 0 ranked schools in Texas, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Nimitz High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (72.6%) 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.

Nimitz High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2111
2006 2133
2007 2262
2008 2351
2009 2397
2010 2381
2011 2378
2012 2422

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.4
2006 15
2007 14.4
2008 14.4
2009 14.1
2010 14.2
2011 15.5
2012 14.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.52155376598768
2006 0.55180496952649
2007 0.56277630415561
2008 0.60655040408337
2009 0.65331664580726
2010 0.71062578748425
2011 0.71993271656854
2012 0.72584640792733

Compare Nimitz High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,418.4% 14.2:1
 
1,470.0% 14.7:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 53.4%
 
This School 72.6%
 

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Public 09 - 12 2,422 14.7:1  
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