West Stanly High School

West Stanly High School serves 871 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 48%.
West Stanly High School operates within the Stanly County s School District.
The school district's 74% graduation rate is equal to the NC state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 871 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has declined by 19% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 871 students
West Stanly High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
West Stanly High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade West Stanly High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 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 Stanly High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
8%
14%
West Stanly High School Black Students (1999-2013)
Black
3%
27%
West Stanly High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
88%
52%
West Stanly High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
West Stanly High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups West Stanly 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.
0.22 0.45
West Stanly 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.
28%
47%
West Stanly 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 Stanly High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,250 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 74% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,096 is less than the state average of $11,105. The district revenue/student has grown by 25% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,001 is less than the state average of $10,880. The district spending/student has grown by 22% over four years.
School District Name Stanly County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
1
Number of Students Managed 9,250 1,330
Stanly County s School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 74% 74%
Stanly County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $88 MM $19 MM
Stanly County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $87 MM $18 MM
Stanly County s School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,096 $11,105
Stanly County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,001 $10,880
Stanly 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 Stanly Early College High School (8.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West Stanly Middle School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oakboro Elementary School (2.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LocustWest Stanly Middle School
    339 Running Creek Church Rd
    LocustNC 28097
    (704)961-3600
    2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 741 students                      
  • OakboroOakboro Elementary School
    1244 North Main St
    OakboroNC 28129
    (704)961-4700
    2.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 359 students                      
  • LocustRidgecrest Elementary School
    24791 Millingport Rd
    LocustNC 28097
    (704)485-3825
    3.7 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 211 students                      
  • LocustLocust Elementary School
    103 School Rd
    LocustNC 28097
    (704)961-5500
    4 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 412 students                      
  • AlbemarleEndy Elementary School
    27670 Betty Rd
    AlbemarleNC 28001
    (704)961-3300
    4.7 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 319 students                      

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