Ponder High School



Ponder High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ponder 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
9 122
10 89
11 82
12 93

Ponder High School is a public high school of the Ponder Independent School District located in Ponder, TX. It has 386 students in grades 9th through 12th. Ponder High School is the 929th largest public high school in Texas and the 12,669th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.9 to 1.

Total Students: 386
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.89
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 12,669th out of 0
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 929th out of 0
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,116th out of 0
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 959th out of 0

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Ponder High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 204
(53%)
204
(53%)
 Female 182
(47%)
182
(47%)

Ponder High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 307
(80%)
307
(80%)
 Hispanic 60
(16%)
60
(16%)
 Two or More 7
(2%)
7
(2%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
5
(1%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
3
(1%)
 Black 3
(1%)
3
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Ponder High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 275
(71%)
275
(71%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 82
(21%)
82
(21%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 29
(8%)
29
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Ponder High School is ranked 1,274th out of 0 ranked schools in Texas, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ponder High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (28.8%) is significantly 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.

Ponder High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 271
2006 293
2007 312
2008 342
2009 350
2010 335
2011 369
2012 386

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.4
2006 13.1
2007 13.1
2008 13.2
2009 12.2
2010 11.7
2011 13.1
2012 12.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.18819188191882
2006 0.1740614334471
2007 0.20192307692308
2008 0.19298245614035
2009 0.23714285714286
2010 0.22985074626866
2011 0.26829268292683
2012 0.28756476683938

Compare Ponder High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,290.0% 12.9:1
 
1,418.4% 14.2:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 28.8%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 53.4%
 

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Ponder High School
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Public 09 - 12 386 12.9:1  
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Liberty Christian School
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Public KG - 12 130 9.4:1 9 miles
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Public 09 - 12 184 22.4:1 9 miles
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