West Davidson High School

200 Dragon Dr,

Lexington, NC, 27295-9999

Tel: (336)853-8082
Grades: 9-12

798 students

West Davidson High School serves 798 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 48%.
West Davidson High School operates within the Davidson County s School District.
The school district's 78% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 798 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 798 students
West Davidson High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
West Davidson High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade West Davidson High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
West Davidson High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
West Davidson High School Asian (1997-2012)
Hispanic
4%
13%
West Davidson High School Hispanic (1996-2012)
Black
1%
27%
West Davidson High School Black (1988-2012)
White
91%
52%
West Davidson High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups West Davidson High School Sch Ethnicity West Davidson 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.
0.17 0.64
West Davidson 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.
34%
45%
West Davidson 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.
7%
8%
West Davidson High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 20,809 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 78% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Davidson County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
33
4
Number of Students Managed 20,809 1,593
Davidson County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 78% 74%
Davidson County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $164 MM $19 MM
Davidson County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $182 MM $18 MM
Davidson County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,877 $11,105
Davidson County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,735 $10,880
Davidson 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 Davidson Early College High School (6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Tyro Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tyro Elementary School (2.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Lexington Tyro Middle School
    2946 Michael Rd
    Lexington , NC , 27295
    (336)853-7795
    0.1  mi  |  631  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Lexington Tyro Elementary School
    450 Cow Place Rd
    Lexington , NC , 27295
    (336)249-8181
    2.9  mi  |  391  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Lexington Churchland Elementary School
    7571 South Nc Hwy 150
    Lexington , NC , 27295
    (336)242-5690
    3  mi  |  488  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Lexington Reeds Elementary School
    791 South Nc Hwy 150
    Lexington , NC , 27295
    (336)787-5171
    3.3  mi  |  389  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Lexington Southwest Elementary School
    434 Central Ave
    Lexington , NC , 27292
    (336)242-1548
    5  mi  |  374  students  |  Gr.  1-5

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