Sweetwater High School



Sweetwater High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sweetwater 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
9 168
10 104
11 126
12 105

Sweetwater High School is a public high school of the Sweetwater Independent School District located in Sweetwater, TX. It has 503 students in grades 9th through 12th. Sweetwater High School is the 838th largest public high school in Texas and the 10,739th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 10.7 to 1.

Total Students: 503
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 47.23
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,739th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 838th out of 2,323
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 729th out of 2,121
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 723rd out of 2,121

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Sweetwater High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 252
(50%)
490
(49%)
 Male 251
(50%)
516
(51%)

Sweetwater High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 254
(50%)
516
(51%)
 White 210
(42%)
412
(41%)
 Black 30
(6%)
57
(6%)
 Two or More 9
(2%)
19
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Sweetwater High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 270
(54%)
427
(42%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 201
(40%)
514
(51%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 32
(6%)
65
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Sweetwater High School is ranked 881st out of 2,141 ranked schools in Texas, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sweetwater High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (46.3%) is slightly lower than the state average of 53.3%. 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.

Sweetwater High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 570
2006 594
2007 596
2008 583
2009 553
2010 513
2011 519
2012 503
2013 498
2014 485
2015 503

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.2
2006 12.1
2007 12.5
2008 11.2
2009 10
2010 11.1
2011 11.4
2012 10.6
2013 11.3
2014 11.2
2015 10.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.40350877192982
2006 0.43771043771044
2007 0.45805369127517
2008 0.43396226415094
2009 0.47377938517179
2010 0.51851851851852
2011 0.52215799614644
2012 0.51292246520875
2013 0.51004016064257
2014 0.50927835051546
2015 0.46322067594433

Compare Sweetwater High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,070.0% 10.7:1
 
1,419.0% 14.2:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 46.3%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 53.3%
 

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School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
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Public 09 - 12 503 10.7:1  
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