West Davidson High School

West Davidson High School serves 754 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
West Davidson High School operates within the Davidson County s School District.
Davidson County s School District's 76% graduation rate is equal to the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

The student population of 754 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 754 students
West Davidson High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % West Davidson High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
West Davidson High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade West Davidson 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 0.15 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 16:1
West Davidson High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
5%
15%
West Davidson High School Black Students (1999-2014)
Black
1%
26%
West Davidson High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
92%
51%
West Davidson High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
4%
West Davidson 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.
0.15 0.45
West Davidson 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.
36%
47%
West Davidson 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 Davidson High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Davidson County s School District's student population of 19,897 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The revenue/student of $7,202 in this district is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $7,807 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District Name Davidson County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
1
Number of Students Managed 19,897 1,120
Davidson County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 76% 76%
Davidson County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2014)
District Total Revenue $150 MM $18 MM
Davidson County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $162 MM $18 MM
Davidson County s School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $7,202 $10,864
Davidson County s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $7,807 $10,591
Davidson County s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
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 Davidson Early College High School (6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tyro Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tyro Elementary School (2.9 miles away)
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  • LexingtonTyro Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 680 students
    0.1 miles
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    (336)853-7795
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  • LexingtonTyro Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 386 students
    2.9 miles
    450 Cow Palace Rd
    LexingtonNC 27295
    (336)242-5760
    2.9PK-5386
  • LexingtonChurchland Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 460 students
    3 miles
    7571 South Nc Hwy 150
    LexingtonNC 27295
    (336)242-5690
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  • LexingtonReeds Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 386 students
    3.3 miles
    791 South Nc Hwy 150
    LexingtonNC 27295
    (336)242-5620
    3.3PK-5386
  • LexingtonSouthwest Elementary School
    Grades: 1-5 | 338 students
    5 miles
    434 Central Ave
    LexingtonNC 27292
    (336)242-1548
    51-5338

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