Booker T. Washington High School



Booker T. Washington High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Booker T. Washington 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
9 454
10 377
11 240
12 222

Booker T. Washington High School is a public high school of the Norfolk City Public Schools located in Norfolk, VA. It has 1,293 students in grades 9th through 12th. Booker T. Washington High School is the 134th largest public high school in Virginia and the 4,170th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.1 to 1.

Total Students: 1,293
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 106.46

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Booker T. Washington High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 663
(51%)
4,050
(51%)
 Male 630
(49%)
3,907
(49%)

Booker T. Washington High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 1,094
(85%)
4,938
(62%)
 White 75
(6%)
1,844
(23%)
 Hispanic 49
(4%)
456
(6%)
 Two or More 44
(3%)
452
(6%)
 Asian 26
(2%)
204
(3%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
32
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
31
(0%)

Booker T. Washington High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 782
(60%)
3,700
(46%)
 Not Eligible 409
(32%)
3,618
(45%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 102
(8%)
639
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Booker T. Washington High School is ranked 18th out of 0 ranked schools in Virginia, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Booker T. Washington High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (68.4%) is significantly higher than the state average of 32.6%. 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.

Booker T. Washington High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1381
2006 1378
2007 1439
2008 1422
2009 1425
2010 1488
2011 1404
2012 1293

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.4
2006 17.7
2007 20
2008 18.5
2009 20
2010 20.2
2011 12.4
2012 12.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.51122375090514
2006 0.59579100145138
2007 0.5823488533704
2008 0.58298171589311
2009 0.60982456140351
2010 0.59005376344086
2011 0.6502849002849
2012 0.68368136117556

Compare Booker T. Washington High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,210.0% 12.1:1
 
1,368.6% 13.7:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 32.6%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 68.4%
 

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