West Brunswick High School

West Brunswick High School serves 1,327 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 49%.
West Brunswick High School operates within the Brunswick County s School District.
Brunswick County s School District's 75% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

The student population of 1327 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 88 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,327 students
West Brunswick High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % West Brunswick High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 88 teachers
West Brunswick High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade West Brunswick High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 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 15:1 16:1
West Brunswick High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
1%
1%
West Brunswick High School American Indian Students (2003-2014)
Hispanic
8%
15%
West Brunswick High School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
17%
26%
West Brunswick High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
73%
51%
West Brunswick High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
4%
West Brunswick High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.44 0.45
West Brunswick High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
42%
47%
West Brunswick High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
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 Brunswick High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Brunswick County s School District's student population of 12,415 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 93% over five years.
The revenue/student of $14,496 is higher than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 51% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,167 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name Brunswick County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
1
Number of Students Managed 12,415 834
Brunswick County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 75% 76%
Brunswick County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2014)
District Total Revenue $176 MM $18 MM
Brunswick County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $123 MM $18 MM
Brunswick County s School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $14,496 $10,864
Brunswick County s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $10,167 $10,591
Brunswick County s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Brunswick County Academy (10.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Shallotte Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Union Elementary School (3.3 miles away)
 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ShallotteShallotte Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 630 students
    1.4 miles
    225 Village Rd
    ShallotteNC 28459
    (910)754-6882
    1.46-8630
  • ShallotteUnion Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 634 students
    3.3 miles
    180 Union School Rd Nw
    ShallotteNC 28470
    (910)579-3591
    3.3KG-5634
  • SupplyCedar Grove Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 488 students
    7.8 miles
    750 Grove Trail Sw
    SupplyNC 28462
    (910)843-3400
    7.86-8488
  • AshJessie Mae Monroe Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 419 students
    8.3 miles
    250 Pea Landing Rd Nw
    AshNC 28420
    (910)287-4014
    8.3KG-5419
  • AshWaccamaw Elementary School
    Grades: KG-8 | 574 students
    8.6 miles
    5901 Waccamaw School Rd Nw
    AshNC 28420
    (910)287-6437
    8.6KG-8574

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?        

Yes No
Area Statistics
Home Gallery
School Clothing

School Mascot: Trojans

School Colors: