Santa Maria High School



Santa Maria High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Santa Maria 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 48
10 56
11 48
12 50

Santa Maria High School is a public high school of the Santa Maria Independent School District located in Santa Maria, TX. It has 202 students in grades 9th through 12th. Santa Maria High School is the 1,387th largest public high school in Texas and the 17,197th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 9.2 to 1.

Total Students: 202
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 9.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 21.98
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 17,197th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 1,387th out of 2,323
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 497th out of 2,121
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,261st out of 2,121

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Santa Maria High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 104
(51%)
104
(51%)
 Male 98
(49%)
99
(49%)

Santa Maria High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 200
(99%)
201
(99%)
 White 2
(1%)
2
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Santa Maria High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 189
(94%)
189
(93%)
 Not Eligible 9
(4%)
10
(5%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 4
(2%)
4
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Santa Maria High School is ranked 986th out of 2,141 ranked schools in Texas, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Santa Maria High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (95.5%) 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.

Santa Maria High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 166
2006 156
2007 144
2008 145
2009 146
2010 163
2011 153
2012 170
2013 191
2014 199
2015 202

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 8.3
2006 8.4
2007 7.7
2008 9.7
2009 9.1
2010 10.3
2011 11.1
2012 10.6
2013 10.1
2014 8.9
2015 9.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.52409638554217
2006 0.42948717948718
2007 0.29166666666667
2008 0.2
2009 0.93150684931507
2010 0.88957055214724
2011 0.81699346405229
2012 0.96470588235294
2013 0.96335078534031
2014 0.95477386934673
2015 0.95544554455446

Compare Santa Maria High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
920.0% 9.2:1
 
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 95.5%
 

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