West Brunswick High School

West Brunswick High School serves 1,389 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
West Brunswick High School operates within the Brunswick County s School District.
The school district's 75% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 1389 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 85 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,389 students
West Brunswick High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 85 teachers
West Brunswick High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade West Brunswick 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 0.44 is less than the state average of 0.89. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
West Brunswick High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
West Brunswick High School Asian (2003-2011)
Hispanic
7%
13%
West Brunswick High School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
16%
27%
West Brunswick High School Black (1988-2012)
White
73%
52%
West Brunswick High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups West Brunswick High School Sch Ethnicity West Brunswick 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.
0.44 0.89
West Brunswick High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
41%
45%
West Brunswick High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
9%
8%
West Brunswick High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 14,226 students has grown by 18% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 94% over five years.
School District Name Brunswick County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
4
Number of Students Managed 14,226 1,682
Brunswick County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 75% 74%
Brunswick County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $130 MM $19 MM
District Spending $121 MM $18 MM
Brunswick County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,877 $11,105
Brunswick County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,082 $10,880
Brunswick County s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Brunswick Early Coll High School (10.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Shallotte Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Union Elementary School (3.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Shallotte Shallotte Middle School
    225 Village Rd
    Shallotte , NC , 28459
    (910)754-6882
    1.4  mi  |  617  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Shallotte Union Elementary School
    180 Union School Rd Nw
    Shallotte , NC , 28459
    (910)579-3591
    3.3  mi  |  659  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Supply Cedar Grove Middle School
    750 Grove Trail Sw
    Supply , NC , 28462
    (910)843-3400
    7.8  mi  |  474  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Ash Jessie Mae Monroe Elementary School
    250 Pea Landing Rd Nw
    Ash , NC , 28420
    (910)287-4014
    8.3  mi  |  438  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Ash Waccamaw Elementary School
    5901 Waccamaw School Rd North
    Ash , NC , 28420
    (910)287-6437
    8.6  mi  |  546  students  |  Gr.  KG-8

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Did You Know?
Brunswick County, NC 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 0.43, which is lower than the North Carolina average of 0.89. The most diverse school district in Brunswick County is Brunswick County Public Schools School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.