John B Alexander High School



John B Alexander High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

John B Alexander 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
9 777
10 665
11 674
12 642

John B Alexander High School is a public high school of the United Independent School District located in Laredo, TX. It has 2,758 students in grades 9th through 12th. John B Alexander High School is the 70th largest public high school in Texas and the 367th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.6 to 1.

Total Students: 2,758
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 156.46

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John B Alexander High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 1,386
(50%)
6,377
(52%)
 Female 1,372
(50%)
5,966
(48%)

John B Alexander High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 2,667
(97%)
12,124
(98%)
 White 51
(2%)
147
(1%)
 Asian 27
(1%)
42
(0%)
 Black 8
(0%)
18
(0%)
 Two or More 3
(0%)
9
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

John B Alexander High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,357
(49%)
4,034
(33%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,236
(45%)
7,435
(60%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 165
(6%)
874
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

John B Alexander High School is ranked 131st out of 0 ranked schools in Texas, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of John B Alexander High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (50.8%) is slightly lower than the state average of 53.4%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

John B Alexander High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2242
2006 2413
2007 2451
2008 2647
2009 2652
2010 2685
2011 2751
2012 2758

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.5
2006 17.9
2007 16.4
2008 17.6
2009 17
2010 16.6
2011 17.3
2012 17.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.52988403211418
2006 0.48860339825943
2007 0.45287637698898
2008 0.44767661503589
2009 0.48001508295626
2010 0.5072625698324
2011 0.52235550708833
2012 0.50797679477883

Compare John B Alexander High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,418.4% 14.2:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,760.0% 17.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 50.8%
 
State Average 53.4%
 

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