York West End Junior High School

Grades: KG-9

317 students

York West End Junior High School serves 317 students in grades KG-9.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 43%.
York West End Junior High School operates within the Sumter County School District.

Overview

The student population of 317 students has declined by 26% over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-9
Total Students 317 students
York West End Junior High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
York West End Junior High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade York West End Junior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less 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 12:1 15:1
York West End Junior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Black
100%
34%
York West End Junior High School Black Students (1989-2013)
All Ethnic Groups York West End Junior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.00 0.31
York West End Junior High School Diversity Score (1991-2013)
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.
99%
52%
York West End Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2013)
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.
n/a
6%
York West End Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,879 students has decreased by 17% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,267 is less than the state average of $9,620. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,479 is higher than the state average of $10,180. The district spending/student has grown by 27% over four years.
School District Name Sumter County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
7
Number of Students Managed 1,879 2,979
Sumter County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $22 MM $29 MM
Sumter County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $24 MM $31 MM
Sumter County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,267 $9,620
Sumter County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,479 $10,180
Sumter County School District 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 Sumter Co High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kinterbish Junior High School (7.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kinterbish Junior High School (7.5 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • YorkSumter Co High School
    902 4th Ave
    YorkAL 36925
    (205)392-4771
    1.3 mi | Gr. 8-12 | n/a students                      
  • YorkSumter Central High School
    13878 U South Hwy 11
    YorkAL 36925
    (205)652-1501
    1.9 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 646 students                      
  • CubaKinterbish Junior High School
    5586 Kinterbish 10
    CubaAL 36907
    (205)392-4559
    7.5 mi | Gr. KG-9 | 186 students                      
  • LivingstonLivingston High School
    108 North St
    LivingstonAL 35470
    (205)652-2464
    9.9 mi | Gr. 8-12 | n/a students                      
  • LivingstonLivingston Junior High School
    1351 North Washington St
    LivingstonAL 35470
    (205)652-2125
    11.9 mi | Gr. PK-9 | 590 students                      

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