Dr. William Henderson Upper



Dr. William Henderson Upper Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dr. William Henderson Upper Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 47
5 33
6 61
7 58
8 60
9 71
10 48
11 27
12 26

Dr. William Henderson Upper is a public elementary school located in Dorchester, MA in the Boston School District. It enrolls 431 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dr. William Henderson Upper is the 450th largest public school in Massachusetts and the 28,843rd largest nationally. It has 12.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 431
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.08

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Dr. William Henderson Upper Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 227
(53%)
19,318
(52%)
 Female 204
(47%)
17,595
(48%)

Dr. William Henderson Upper Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 218
(51%)
11,944
(32%)
 Hispanic 92
(21%)
15,961
(43%)
 White 81
(19%)
4,958
(13%)
 Asian 27
(6%)
2,721
(7%)
 Two or More 8
(2%)
1,169
(3%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
90
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
70
(0%)

Dr. William Henderson Upper Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible N/A 36,913
(100%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible N/A 0
(0%)
 Free Lunch Eligible N/A 0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

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.

Dr. William Henderson Upper Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 256
2006 251
2007 251
2008 260
2009 287
2010 256
2011 239
2012 282
2013 298
2014 361
2015 431

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 27.8
2006 11.4
2007 12.4
2008 11.7
2009 12
2010 10.2
2011 7.8
2012 8.2
2013 9.1
2014 9.6
2015 12.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.86328125
2006 0.78884462151394
2007 0.8406374501992
2008 0.83846153846154
2009 0.83275261324042
2010 0.83203125
2011 0.83682008368201
2012 0.73404255319149
2013 0.88255033557047
2014 0.68698060941828
2015

Compare Dr. William Henderson Upper to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,223.1% 12.2:1
 
1,230.0% 12.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 0.0%
 
This School N/A
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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