Denham Springs Junior High School



Denham Springs Junior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Denham Springs Junior High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 279
7 299
8 282
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Denham Springs Junior High School is a public elementary school located in Denham Springs, LA in the Livingston Parish School District. It enrolls 860 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 16.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 860
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 51.13

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Denham Springs Junior High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 446
(52%)
9,846
(51%)
 Female 414
(48%)
9,299
(49%)

Denham Springs Junior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 709
(82%)
16,244
(85%)
 Black 83
(10%)
1,497
(8%)
 Hispanic 56
(7%)
1,041
(5%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
146
(1%)
 Two or More 4
(0%)
166
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
15
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
36
(0%)

Denham Springs Junior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 434
(50%)
9,025
(47%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 355
(41%)
8,189
(43%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 71
(8%)
1,931
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Denham Springs Junior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (49.5%) is lower than the state average of 64.3%. 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.

Denham Springs Junior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 963
2006 917
2007 929
2008 862
2009 882
2010 867
2011 871
2012 881
2013 861
2014 888
2015 860

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.5
2006 18.7
2007 18.6
2008 15.7
2009 16.2
2010 17.1
2011 18.7
2012 18.7
2013 18.7
2014 20.2
2015 16.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.46313603322949
2006 0.4143947655398
2007 0.43595263724435
2008 0.48491879350348
2009 0.43990929705215
2010 0.46943483275663
2011 0.47990815154994
2012 0.51305334846765
2013 0.47154471544715
2014 0.47635135135135
2015 0.4953488372093

Compare Denham Springs Junior High School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,280.2% 12.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,680.0% 16.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 49.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 64.3%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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