Meridian High School



Meridian High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Meridian High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 32
7 33
8 37
9 37
10 33
11 40
12 35

Meridian High School is a public high school of the Meridian Independent School District located in Meridian, TX. It has 247 students in grades 6th through 12th. Meridian High School is the 1,246th largest public high school in Texas and the 16,014th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 8.7 to 1.

Total Students: 247
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 8.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 28.43
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 16,014th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 1,246th out of 2,323
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 417th out of 2,121
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,048th out of 2,121

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Meridian High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 133
(54%)
133
(54%)
 Female 114
(46%)
114
(46%)

Meridian High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 147
(60%)
147
(60%)
 Hispanic 87
(35%)
87
(35%)
 Two or More 7
(3%)
7
(3%)
 Black 6
(2%)
6
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Meridian High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 113
(46%)
113
(46%)
 Not Eligible 107
(43%)
107
(43%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 27
(11%)
27
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Meridian High School is ranked 1,158th out of 2,141 ranked schools in Texas, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Meridian High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (56.7%) 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.

Meridian High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 261
2006 244
2007 248
2008 229
2009 228
2010 218
2011 238
2012 228
2013 267
2014 259
2015 247

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.5
2006 12.3
2007 11.7
2008 12.4
2009 11.1
2010 10.4
2011 10.9
2012 10.4
2013 10
2014 9.4
2015 8.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.45977011494253
2006 0.37295081967213
2007 0.38709677419355
2008 0.46288209606987
2009 0.54385964912281
2010 0.4954128440367
2011 0.52941176470588
2012 0.53947368421053
2013 0.52808988764045
2014 0.52895752895753
2015 0.5668016194332

Compare Meridian High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
870.0% 8.7:1
 
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 56.7%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Meridian High School
Meridian, TX
Public 06 - 12 247 8.7:1  
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Public 09 - 12 417 12:1 20 miles
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Public 09 - 12 104 11.7:1 22 miles
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