La Joya High School



La Joya High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

La Joya 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
9 842
10 705
11 507
12 508

La Joya High School is a public high school of the La Joya Independent School District located in La Joya, TX. It has 2,562 students in grades 9th through 12th. La Joya High School is the 133rd largest public high school in Texas and the 574th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.9 to 1.

Total Students: 2,562
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 184.65
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 574th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 133rd out of 2,323
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,214th out of 2,121
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 51st out of 2,121

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La Joya High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 1,308
(51%)
7,510
(51%)
 Female 1,254
(49%)
7,132
(49%)

La Joya High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 2,553
(100%)
14,588
(100%)
 White 8
(0%)
44
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
7
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

La Joya High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 2,417
(94%)
13,895
(95%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 82
(3%)
214
(1%)
 Not Eligible 63
(2%)
533
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

La Joya High School is ranked 13th out of 2,141 ranked schools in Texas, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of La Joya High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (97.5%) 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.

La Joya High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2135
2006 2220
2007 2548
2008 2222
2009 2186
2010 2480
2011 2496
2012 2471
2013 2382
2014 2484
2015 2562

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16
2006 16
2007 17.5
2008 15
2009 14.6
2010 15.6
2011 15
2012 15.3
2013 14.8
2014 14.1
2015 13.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.73536299765808
2006 0.68873873873874
2007 0.69976452119309
2008 0.64626462646265
2009 0.59423604757548
2010 0.54959677419355
2011 0.42708333333333
2012 0.96641036017807
2013 0.96809403862301
2014 0.97101449275362
2015 0.97540983606557

Compare La Joya High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,390.0% 13.9:1
 
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 97.5%
 

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