West Iron County High School

West Iron County High School serves 272 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the MI average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is less than the state average of 32%.
West Iron County High School operates within the West Iron County School District.
West Iron County School District's 74% graduation rate is lower than the MI state average of 82%.

School Overview

The student population of 272 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 272 students
West Iron County High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % West Iron County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
West Iron County High School Total Teachers (1994-2014)
Students by Grade West Iron County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 19:1
West Iron County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2014)
American Indian
2%
1%
West Iron County High School American Indian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
2%
7%
West Iron County High School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
95%
68%
West Iron County High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
West Iron County 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.
0.10 0.27
West Iron County 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.
41%
43%
West Iron County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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.
7%
6%
West Iron County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

West Iron County School District's student population of 870 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 74% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,368 in this district is less than the state average of $11,681. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,345 is less than the state average of $11,849. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name West Iron County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 870 784
West Iron County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 74% 82%
West Iron County School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $10 MM $11 MM
West Iron County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $9 MM $11 MM
West Iron County School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $10,368 $11,681
West Iron County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,345 $11,849
West Iron County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Forest Park School (14.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West Iron County Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Stambaugh Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Iron RiverWest Iron County Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 194 students
    0 miles
    701 Garfield Ave
    Iron RiverMI 49935
    (906)265-5184
    05-8194
  • Iron RiverStambaugh Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 404 students
    0.1 miles
    700 Washington Ave
    Iron RiverMI 49935
    (906)265-6141
    0.1PK-6404
  • Crystal FallsForest Park School
    Grades: PK-12 | 447 students
    14.2 miles
    801 Forest Parkway
    Crystal FallsMI 49920
    (906)875-3131
    14.2PK-12447
  • FlorenceFlorence Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 229 students
    21.3 miles
    5844 Bill Anderson Dr
    FlorenceWI 54121
    (715)528-3262
    21.3PK-6229
  • FlorenceFlorence High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 130 students
    21.5 miles
    425 Olive Ave
    FlorenceWI 54121
    (715)528-3215
    21.59-12130

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