South High School



South High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

South 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
9 264
10 290
11 264
12 255

South High School is a public high school of the Waukesha School District located in Waukesha, WI. It has 1,073 students in grades 9th through 12th. South High School is the 91st largest public high school in Wisconsin and the 5,499th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 14.1 to 1.

Total Students: 1,073
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 76.28

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South High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 559
(52%)
2,265
(51%)
 Female 514
(48%)
2,208
(49%)

South High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 585
(55%)
3,247
(73%)
 Hispanic 331
(31%)
755
(17%)
 Black 85
(8%)
235
(5%)
 Asian 35
(3%)
128
(3%)
 Two or More 31
(3%)
84
(2%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
20
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

South High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 540
(50%)
3,101
(69%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 483
(45%)
1,216
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 50
(5%)
156
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

South High School is ranked 41st out of 560 ranked schools in Wisconsin, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of South High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (49.7%) is higher than the state average of 35.4%. 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.

South High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1484
2006 1353
2007 1210
2008 1307
2009 1170
2010 1145
2011 1136
2012 1111
2013 1053
2014 1063
2015 1073

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.5
2006 16.6
2007 15.9
2008 16.7
2009 15.8
2010 14.8
2011 16
2012 14.5
2013 12.7
2014 N/A
2015 14.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.20080862533693
2006 0.21507760532151
2007 0.2396694214876
2008 0.23335883703137
2009 0.33846153846154
2010 0.42270742358079
2011 0.3943661971831
2012 0.44284428442844
2013 0.4653371320038
2014 0.47130761994356
2015 0.49673811742777

Compare South High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,410.0% 14.1:1
 
1,487.9% 14.9:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 35.4%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 49.7%
 

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