Taft High School



Taft High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Taft 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
9 731
10 716
11 619
12 554

Taft High School is a public high school of the Northside Independent School District located in San Antonio, TX. It has 2,620 students in grades 8th through 12th. Taft High School is the 92nd largest public high school in Texas and the 471st largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.1 to 1.

Total Students: 2,620
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 144.99

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Taft High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 1,323
(50%)
13,824
(49%)
 Male 1,297
(50%)
14,634
(51%)

Taft High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,739
(66%)
18,924
(66%)
 White 528
(20%)
5,681
(20%)
 Black 190
(7%)
1,928
(7%)
 Two or More 92
(4%)
888
(3%)
 Asian 53
(2%)
894
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 10
(0%)
85
(0%)
 American Indian 8
(0%)
58
(0%)

Taft High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,437
(55%)
15,020
(53%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 891
(34%)
10,951
(38%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 292
(11%)
2,487
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Taft High School is ranked 182nd out of 0 ranked schools in Texas, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Taft High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (45.2%) 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.

Taft High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2545
2006 2613
2007 2876
2008 2787
2009 2820
2010 2559
2011 2527
2012 2620

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.9
2006 18.3
2007 17.5
2008 17
2009 16.7
2010 16.2
2011 16.9
2012 18.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.34027504911591
2006 0.3417527745886
2007 0.35987482614743
2008 0.37172587011123
2009 0.39893617021277
2010 0.44353262993357
2011 0.46299960427384
2012 0.45152671755725

Compare Taft High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,418.4% 14.2:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,810.0% 18.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 45.2%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 53.4%
 

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