West Lyon High School

West Lyon High School serves 210 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the IA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 20%.
West Lyon High School operates within the West Lyon Community School District.
The school district's 98% graduation rate is higher than the IA state average of 91%.

Overview

The student population of 210 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2009)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 210 students
Gender % 62% Male / 38%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.21. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 14:1
Hispanic
5%
9%
White
95%
80%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.10 0.21
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.
12%
34%
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.
7%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 891 students has grown by 22% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 98% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name West Lyon Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 891 678
Graduation Rate 98% 91%
District Total Revenue $7 MM $7 MM
District Spending $7 MM $7 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,638 $11,087
District Spending / Student $8,989 $10,614
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Canton High School - 01 (10 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West Lyon Junior High School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Lyon Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • InwoodWest Lyon Elementary School
    1787 182nd St
    InwoodIA 51240
    (712)753-4917
    0 mi | 556 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • InwoodWest Lyon Junior High School
    1787 182nd St
    InwoodIA 51240
    (712)753-4917
    0 mi | 125 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • CantonLawrence Elementary - 02
    724 North Sanborn
    CantonSD 57013
    (605)764-2579
    9.6 mi | 387 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • CantonCanton High School - 01
    800 North Main
    CantonSD 57013
    (605)764-2706
    10 mi | 254 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • CantonCanton Middle School - 04
    800 North Main
    CantonSD 57013
    (605)764-2706
    10 mi | 193 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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