Higley Traditional Academy



Higley Traditional Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Higley Traditional Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 124
1 106
2 97
3 85
4 94
5 99
6 82
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Higley Traditional Academy is a public elementary school located in Gilbert, AZ in the Higley Unified School District. It enrolls 687 students in grades 1st through 12th. Higley Traditional Academy is the 324th largest public school in Arizona and the 8,623rd largest nationally. It has 20.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 687
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 33.51
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,623rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 324th out of 1,244
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 668th out of 932
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 360th out of 932

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Higley Traditional Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 354
(52%)
3,328
(52%)
 Female 333
(48%)
3,095
(48%)

Higley Traditional Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 415
(60%)
4,237
(66%)
 Hispanic 143
(21%)
1,302
(20%)
 Asian 57
(8%)
267
(4%)
 Two or More 41
(6%)
306
(5%)
 Black 23
(3%)
233
(4%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
54
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
24
(0%)

Higley Traditional Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 625
(91%)
5,769
(90%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 39
(6%)
413
(6%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 23
(3%)
241
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,039 ranked schools in Arizona, Higley Traditional Academy is ranked 848th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Higley Traditional Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (9.0%) is significantly lower than the state average of 53.6%. 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 Traditional Academy 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
2013 633
2014 645
2015 687

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
2013 20.8
2014 21.9
2015 20.5

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
2013 0.21958925750395
2014 0.2
2015 0.090247452692868

Compare Higley Traditional Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,783.9% 17.8:1
 
2,050.0% 20.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 9.0%
 
State Average 53.6%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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