West Lincoln High School

Grades: 9-12

956 students

West Lincoln High School serves 956 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 48%.
West Lincoln High School operates within the Lincoln County s School District.
The school district's 85% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 956 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 956 students
West Lincoln High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 58 teachers
West Lincoln High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade West Lincoln High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less 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 Lincoln High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
9%
14%
West Lincoln High School Black Students (1990-2013)
Black
2%
27%
West Lincoln High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
89%
52%
West Lincoln High School White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups West Lincoln 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.
0.20 0.45
West Lincoln 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.
41%
47%
West Lincoln 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.
8%
7%
West Lincoln High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,820 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 85% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,287 is less than the state average of $11,105. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,950 is less than the state average of $10,880. The district spending/student has grown by 21% over four years.
School District Name Lincoln County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
24
1
Number of Students Managed 11,820 1,330
Lincoln County s School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 85% 74%
Lincoln County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $102 MM $19 MM
Lincoln County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $111 MM $18 MM
Lincoln County s School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,287 $11,105
Lincoln County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,950 $10,880
Lincoln County 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 Lincoln Charter School (5.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West Lincoln Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Union Elementary School (2.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LincolntonWest Lincoln Middle School
    260 Shoal Rd
    LincolntonNC 28092
    (704)276-1760
    0.2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 656 students                      
  • ValeUnion Elementary School
    4875 Reepsville Rd
    ValeNC 28168
    (704)276-1493
    2.5 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 276 students                      
  • ValeNorth Brook Elementary School
    642 Hwy 274
    ValeNC 28168
    (704)276-2479
    3.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 433 students                      
  • LincolntonChilders Elementary School
    2595 Rock Dam Rd
    LincolntonNC 28092
    (704)736-9610
    4.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 461 students                      
  • DenverLincoln Charter School
    Charter School
    1 Negative Reviews
    7834 Galway Ln
    DenverNC 28037
    (704)483-6611
    Charter School

    5.8 mi | Gr. KG-12 | 1546 students                      

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