West Iredell High School

West Iredell High School serves 953 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
West Iredell High School operates within the Iredell-statesville s School District.
The school district's 86% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 953 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 953 students
West Iredell High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
West Iredell High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade West Iredell High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 14:1
West Iredell High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
3%
3%
West Iredell High School Asian Students (1997-2013)
Hispanic
11%
14%
West Iredell High School Black Students (1994-2013)
Black
15%
27%
West Iredell High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
68%
52%
West Iredell High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
West Iredell High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups West Iredell High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NC 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.
0.51 0.45
West Iredell 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.
39%
47%
West Iredell 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.
7%
7%
West Iredell High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 23,682 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 86% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,239 is higher than the state average of $11,105. The district revenue/student has grown by 39% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,454 is less than the state average of $10,880. The district spending/student has grown by 24% over four years.
School District Name Iredell-statesville s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
36
1
Number of Students Managed 23,682 1,330
Iredell-statesville s School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 86% 74%
Iredell-statesville s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $241 MM $19 MM
Iredell-statesville s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $203 MM $18 MM
Iredell-statesville s School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,239 $11,105
Iredell-statesville s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,454 $10,880
Iredell-statesville s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Monticello School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West Iredell Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Celeste Henkel Elementary School (2.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • StatesvilleWest Iredell Middle School
    303 Watermelon Rd
    StatesvilleNC 28677
    (704)873-2887
    0.6 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 744 students                      
  • StatesvilleCeleste Henkel Elementary School
    1503 Old Mountain Rd
    StatesvilleNC 28677
    (704)873-7333
    2.8 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 587 students                      
  • StatesvilleMonticello School
    Alternative School
    435 Monticello Rd
    StatesvilleNC 28625
    (704)872-5297
    Alternative School

    2.9 mi | Gr. KG-12 | 56 students                      
  • StatesvilleScotts Elementary School
    4743 Taylorsville Hwy
    StatesvilleNC 28625
    (704)585-6526
    3.8 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 416 students                      
  • StatesvilleSharon Elementary School
    880 Sharon Sch Rd
    StatesvilleNC 28677
    (704)872-3401
    4.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 285 students                      

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