Ballard High School



Ballard High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ballard 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
9 468
10 429
11 421
12 378

Ballard High School is a public high school of the Seattle Public Schools located in Seattle, WA. It has 1,696 students in grades 9th through 12th. Ballard High School is the 54th largest public high school in Washington and the 2,586th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 21.1 to 1.

Total Students: 1,696
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 80.4

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Ballard High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 861
(51%)
7,334
(51%)
 Female 835
(49%)
7,108
(49%)

Ballard High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,232
(73%)
6,201
(43%)
 Hispanic 165
(10%)
1,795
(12%)
 Asian 107
(6%)
2,721
(19%)
 Two or More 95
(6%)
910
(6%)
 Black 72
(4%)
2,566
(18%)
 American Indian 22
(1%)
158
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
91
(1%)

Ballard High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,474
(87%)
9,130
(63%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 176
(10%)
4,238
(29%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 46
(3%)
1,074
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Ballard High School is ranked 221st out of 689 ranked schools in Washington, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ballard High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (13.1%) is significantly 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.

Ballard High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1672
2006 1668
2007 1649
2008 1640
2009 1632
2010 1606
2011 1643
2012 1620
2013 1594
2014 1669
2015 1696

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.5
2006 21.4
2007 21.1
2008 21
2009 20.8
2010 21.1
2011 21.7
2012 20.8
2013 N/A
2014 21.1
2015 21.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.22129186602871
2006 0.22362110311751
2007 0.232868405094
2008 0.24390243902439
2009 0.24142156862745
2010 0.21980074719801
2011 0.21667681071211
2012 0.20246913580247
2013 0.19447929736512
2014 0.15578190533253
2015 0.13089622641509

Compare Ballard High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,945.9% 19.5:1
 
2,110.0% 21.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 13.1%
 
State Average 41.6%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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