West Iredell High School

West Iredell High School serves 977 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
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 977 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 977 students
West Iredell High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
West Iredell High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade West Iredell 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 0.51 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 17:1 15:1
West Iredell High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
2%
West Iredell High School Asian (1997-2012)
Hispanic
9%
13%
West Iredell High School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
16%
27%
West Iredell High School Black (1988-2012)
White
68%
52%
West Iredell High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups West Iredell High School Sch Ethnicity West Iredell 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.
0.51 0.89
West Iredell 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.
37%
45%
West Iredell 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.
6%
8%
West Iredell High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 23,811 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 86% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Iredell-statesville s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
36
4
Number of Students Managed 23,811 1,682
Iredell-statesville s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 86% 74%
Iredell-statesville s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $241 MM $19 MM
District Spending $203 MM $18 MM
Iredell-statesville s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,239 $11,105
Iredell-statesville s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,454 $10,880
Iredell-statesville 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 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 Students Grades
  • Statesville West Iredell Middle School
    303 Watermelon Rd
    Statesville , NC , 28677
    (704)873-2887
    0.6  mi  |  721  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Statesville Celeste Henkel Elementary School
    1503 Old Mountain Rd
    Statesville , NC , 28677
    (704)873-7333
    2.8  mi  |  545  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Statesville Monticello School
    Alternative School
    435 Monticello Rd
    Statesville , NC , 28625
    (704)872-5200
    Alternative School
    2.9  mi  |  57  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Scotts Scotts Elementary School
    4743 Taylorsville Rd
    Scotts , NC , 28699
    (704)585-6526
    3.8  mi  |  460  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Statesville Sharon Elementary School
    880 Sharon Sch Rd
    Statesville , NC , 28677
    (704)872-3401
    4.2  mi  |  305  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Statesville, 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 0.46, which is lower than the North Carolina average of 0.46. The most diverse school in Statesville is East Middle School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.