Higley Elementary School



Higley Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Higley Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 47
K 79
1 72
2 77
3 64
4 82
5 77
6 90
7 108
8 68
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Higley Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Higley, AZ in the Higley Unified School District. It enrolls 764 students in grades 1st through 12th. Higley Elementary School is the 219th largest public school in Arizona and the 5,155th largest nationally. It has 20.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 764
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 37.4
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,155th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 219th out of 1,243
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 699th out of 948
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 267th out of 948

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Higley Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 423
(55%)
4,144
(53%)
 Female 341
(45%)
3,665
(47%)

Higley Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 434
(57%)
5,307
(68%)
 Hispanic 190
(25%)
1,505
(19%)
 Asian 55
(7%)
329
(4%)
 Black 46
(6%)
346
(4%)
 Two or More 25
(3%)
231
(3%)
 American Indian 13
(2%)
67
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
24
(0%)

Higley Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 564
(74%)
5,904
(76%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 162
(21%)
1,416
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 38
(5%)
489
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,093 ranked schools in Arizona, Higley Elementary School is ranked 640th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Higley Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (26.2%) is significantly lower than the state average of 55.6%. 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.

Higley Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 727
2006 890
2007 573
2008 689
2009 595
2010 581
2011 623
2012 764

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.7
2006 17.5
2007 14.4
2008 18.6
2009 16
2010 18
2011 19.2
2012 20.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.20907840440165
2006 0.18314606741573
2007 0.17801047120419
2008 0.20754716981132
2009 0.30084033613445
2010 0.28055077452668
2011 0.28892455858748
2012 0.26178010471204

Compare Higley Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
2,040.0% 20.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 26.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 55.6%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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