West Lincoln High School

West Lincoln High School serves 894 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
West Lincoln High School operates within the Lincoln County s School District.
Lincoln County s School District's 83% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

The student population of 894 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 894 students
West Lincoln High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % West Lincoln High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
West Lincoln High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade West Lincoln High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
West Lincoln High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
9%
15%
West Lincoln High School Black Students (1992-2014)
Black
1%
26%
West Lincoln High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
89%
51%
West Lincoln High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
4%
West Lincoln 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.
0.20 0.65
West Lincoln 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.
43%
47%
West Lincoln 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.
7%
7%
West Lincoln High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Lincoln County s School District's student population of 11,585 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 83% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,524 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 49% over four years.
School District Name Lincoln County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
24
1
Number of Students Managed 11,585 834
Lincoln County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 83% 76%
Lincoln County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2014)
District Total Revenue $140 MM n/a
Lincoln County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $118 MM n/a
Lincoln County s School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,524 n/a
Lincoln County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,668 n/a
Lincoln County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 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
    Grades: 6-8 | 676 students
    0.2 miles
    260 Shoal Rd
    LincolntonNC 28092
    (704)276-1760
    0.26-8676
  • ValeUnion Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 270 students
    2.5 miles
    4875 Reepsville Rd
    ValeNC 28168
    (704)276-1493
    2.5KG-5270
  • ValeNorth Brook Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 363 students
    3.7 miles
    642 Hwy 274
    ValeNC 28168
    (704)276-2479
    3.7PK-5363
  • LincolntonChilders Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 443 students
    4.1 miles
    2595 Rock Dam Rd
    LincolntonNC 28092
    (704)736-9610
    4.1PK-5443
  • DenverLincoln Charter SchoolCharter School
    Grades: KG-12 | 1663 students
    5.8 miles
    7834 Galway Ln
    DenverNC 28037
    (704)483-6611
    5.8KG-121663

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