Sherman High School



Sherman High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sherman 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
9 525
10 433
11 379
12 323

Sherman High School is a public high school of the Sherman Independent School District located in Sherman, TX. It has 1,660 students in grades 9th through 12th. Sherman High School is the 350th largest public high school in Texas and the 2,608th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.1 to 1.

Total Students: 1,660
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 110.13

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Sherman High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 869
(52%)
1,407
(52%)
 Female 791
(48%)
1,317
(48%)

Sherman High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 790
(48%)
1,236
(45%)
 Hispanic 522
(31%)
881
(32%)
 Black 232
(14%)
407
(15%)
 Two or More 51
(3%)
97
(4%)
 American Indian 33
(2%)
55
(2%)
 Asian 27
(2%)
42
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(0%)
6
(0%)

Sherman High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 817
(49%)
1,390
(51%)
 Not Eligible 732
(44%)
1,150
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 111
(7%)
184
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Sherman High School is ranked 268th out of 0 ranked schools in Texas, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sherman High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (55.9%) is slightly higher than the state average of 53.4%. 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.

Sherman High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1662
2006 1714
2007 1700
2008 1625
2009 1609
2010 1593
2011 1649
2012 1660

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.1
2006 15.9
2007 14.9
2008 13.6
2009 13
2010 12.8
2011 14.6
2012 15.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.38868832731649
2006 0.41015169194866
2007 0.38647058823529
2008 0.40553846153846
2009 0.47296457426973
2010 0.5053358443189
2011 0.52698605215282
2012 0.55903614457831

Compare Sherman High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,418.4% 14.2:1
 
1,510.0% 15.1:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 53.4%
 
This School 55.9%
 

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