Higginson/Lewis K-8



Higginson/Lewis K-8 Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Higginson/Lewis K-8 Students by Grade
PK 2
K 2
1 57
2 59
3 85
4 67
5 29
6 47
7 28
8 30
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Higginson/Lewis K-8 is a public elementary school located in Roxbury, MA in the Boston School District. It enrolls 406 students in grades 1st through 12th. Higginson/Lewis K-8 is the 528th largest public school in Massachusetts and the 31,458th largest nationally. It has 13.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 406
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.16

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Higginson/Lewis K-8 Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 218
(54%)
19,318
(52%)
 Female 188
(46%)
17,595
(48%)

Higginson/Lewis K-8 Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 219
(54%)
11,944
(32%)
 Hispanic 160
(39%)
15,961
(43%)
 Two or More 11
(3%)
1,169
(3%)
 White 9
(2%)
4,958
(13%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
2,721
(7%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
90
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
70
(0%)

Higginson/Lewis K-8 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.

Higginson/Lewis K-8 Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2009 383
2010 353
2011 416
2012 389
2013 392
2014 416
2015 406

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2009 11.6
2010 12.1
2011 12.4
2012 12.9
2013 12.6
2014 13.2
2015 13.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2009 0.83028720626632
2010 0.8356940509915
2011 0.79567307692308
2012 0.7866323907455
2013 0.9030612244898
2014 0.88461538461538
2015

Compare Higginson/Lewis K-8 to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,223.1% 12.2:1
 
1,390.0% 13.9:1
 
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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