De Forest High School



De Forest High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

De Forest 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
9 270
10 277
11 236
12 277

De Forest High School is a public high school of the De Forest Area School District located in De Forest, WI. It has 1,060 students in grades 9th through 12th. De Forest High School is the 95th largest public high school in Wisconsin and the 5,580th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.8 to 1.

Total Students: 1,060
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 67

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De Forest High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 535
(50%)
535
(50%)
 Female 525
(50%)
525
(50%)

De Forest High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 891
(84%)
891
(84%)
 Hispanic 60
(6%)
60
(6%)
 Black 41
(4%)
41
(4%)
 Asian 34
(3%)
34
(3%)
 Two or More 31
(3%)
31
(3%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

De Forest High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 842
(79%)
842
(79%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 179
(17%)
179
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 39
(4%)
39
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

De Forest High School is ranked 131st out of 560 ranked schools in Wisconsin, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of De Forest High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (20.6%) is lower than the state average of 35.4%. 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.

De Forest High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 989
2006 1029
2007 1032
2008 1044
2009 1014
2010 982
2011 978
2012 967
2013 983
2014 1043
2015 1060

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.8
2006 15.6
2007 15.7
2008 15.3
2009 15.1
2010 15.6
2011 16.4
2012 15.3
2013 15.4
2014 N/A
2015 15.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.079878665318504
2006 0.12633624878523
2007 0.15213178294574
2008 0.16091954022989
2009 0.18540433925049
2010 0.21792260692464
2011 0.22699386503067
2012 0.19648397104447
2013 0.21973550356053
2014 0.23489932885906
2015 0.20566037735849

Compare De Forest High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,487.9% 14.9:1
 
1,580.0% 15.8:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 20.6%
 
State Average 35.4%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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