Wewahitchka High School

Grades: 7-12

386 students

Wewahitchka High School serves 386 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Wewahitchka High School operates within the Gulf School District.
The school district's 76% graduation rate is higher than the FL state average of 70%.

Overview

The student population of 386 students has grown by 34% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 386 students
Wewahitchka High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Wewahitchka High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Wewahitchka High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.28 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Wewahitchka High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
1%
28%
Wewahitchka High School Black Students (1990-2013)
Black
11%
23%
Wewahitchka High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
84%
42%
Wewahitchka High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Wewahitchka High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Wewahitchka High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL 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.
0.28 0.45
Wewahitchka High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
47%
51%
Wewahitchka High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
6%
7%
Wewahitchka High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,426 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,215 is less than the state average of $13,793. The district revenue/student has grown by 25% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,417 is less than the state average of $15,882. The district spending/student has grown by 20% over four years.
School District Name Gulf School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
22
Number of Students Managed 2,426 9,797
Gulf School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 76% 70%
Gulf School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $23 MM $138 MM
Gulf School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $21 MM $159 MM
Gulf School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,215 $13,793
Gulf School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,417 $15,882
Gulf School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Apalachicola Forest Youth Academy (15.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Apalachicola Forest Youth Academy (15.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wewahitchka Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • WewahitchkaWewahitchka Elementary School
    514 East River Rd
    WewahitchkaFL 32465
    (850)639-2476
    0.2 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 447 students                      
  • BristolApalachicola Forest Youth Academy
    Alternative School
    29841 Sw Liberty Wilderness Ca
    BristolFL 32321
    (850)379-3973
    Alternative School

    15.2 mi | Gr. KG-12 | 36 students                      
  • BristolLiberty Wilderness Crossroads
    Alternative School
    29841 Sw Liberty Wilderness Ca
    BristolFL 32321
    (850)379-8344
    Alternative School

    16.1 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 29 students                      
  • Port Saint JoePort St. Joe Elementary School
    2201 Long Ave
    Port Saint JoeFL 32456
    (850)227-1221
    22.5 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 595 students                      
  • Port Saint JoePort St. Joe High School
    100 Shark Dr
    Port Saint JoeFL 32456
    (850)229-8251
    22.6 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 502 students                      

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