Ballou Jr High School



Ballou Jr High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ballou Jr High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 104
7 230
8 261
9 248
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ballou Jr High School is a public high school of the Puyallup School District located in Puyallup, WA. It has 843 students in grades 7th through 9th. Ballou Jr High School is the 179th largest public high school in Washington and the 7,036th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 20.4 to 1.

Total Students: 843
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 41.37

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Ballou Jr High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 430
(51%)
5,516
(52%)
 Female 413
(49%)
5,187
(48%)

Ballou Jr High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 498
(59%)
6,769
(63%)
 Hispanic 124
(15%)
1,529
(14%)
 Two or More 99
(12%)
1,194
(11%)
 Asian 68
(8%)
539
(5%)
 Black 38
(5%)
436
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 8
(1%)
133
(1%)
 American Indian 8
(1%)
103
(1%)

Ballou Jr High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 521
(62%)
7,234
(68%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 217
(26%)
2,682
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 105
(12%)
787
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Ballou Jr High School is ranked 164th out of 689 ranked schools in Washington, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ballou Jr High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (38.2%) is slightly lower than the state average of 41.6%. 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.

Ballou Jr High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 923
2006 885
2007 993
2008 651
2009 764
2010 722
2011 745
2012 752
2013 724
2014 736
2015 843

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 22.1
2006 20.5
2007 26.7
2008 17.5
2009 19.8
2010 20.7
2011 19.9
2012 20.1
2013 N/A
2014 20.7
2015 20.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.18418201516793
2006 0.17401129943503
2007 0.22255790533736
2008 0.28417818740399
2009 0.28534031413613
2010 0.34210526315789
2011 0.37046979865772
2012 0.41356382978723
2013 0.40193370165746
2014 0.39402173913043
2015 0.38196915776987

Compare Ballou Jr High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,945.9% 19.5:1
 
2,040.0% 20.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 38.2%
 
State Average 41.6%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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