West Morgan High School

West Morgan High School serves 377 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 42%.
West Morgan High School operates within the Morgan County School District.
The school district's 70% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 72%.

Overview

The student population of 377 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 377 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Students by Grade West Morgan High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
West Morgan High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
14%
5%
Black
6%
35%
White
77%
58%
All Ethnic Groups West Morgan High School Sch Ethnicity West Morgan High School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.39 0.31
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
40%
51%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,790 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 70% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Morgan County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
7
Number of Students Managed 7,790 3,032
Graduation Rate 70% 72%
Morgan County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $75 MM $29 MM
Morgan County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $81 MM $31 MM
Morgan County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,602 $9,620
Morgan County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,457 $10,180
Morgan County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Austin High School (4.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West Morgan Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Morgan Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • TrinityWest Morgan Middle School
    261 South Greenway Dr
    TrinityAL 35673
    (256)353-5314
    0 mi | 406 students | Gr. 5-9                      
  • TrinityWest Morgan Elementary School
    571 Old Hwy 24
    TrinityAL 35673
    (256)350-8818
    1.1 mi | 540 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • DecaturJulian Harris Elementary School
    1922 Mcauliffe Dr Sw
    DecaturAL 35603
    (256)552-3096
    2.6 mi | 462 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • DecaturWoodmeade Elementary School
    1400 19th Ave Sw
    DecaturAL 35601
    (256)552-3023
    3.8 mi | 316 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • DecaturCedar Ridge Middle School
    2715 Danville Rd Sw
    DecaturAL 35603
    (256)552-4622
    3.9 mi | 730 students | Gr. 6-9                      

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Did You Know?
Morgan County, AL public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.33, which is higher than the Alabama average of 0.31. The most diverse school district in Morgan County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alabama or national school diversity statistics.