West Montgomery High School

West Montgomery High School serves 574 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 49%.
West Montgomery High School operates within the Montgomery County s School District.
Montgomery County s School District's 75% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

The student population of 574 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 574 students
West Montgomery High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % West Montgomery High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
West Montgomery High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade West Montgomery High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 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 Montgomery High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
3%
3%
West Montgomery High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
8%
15%
West Montgomery High School Black Students (1998-2014)
Black
30%
26%
West Montgomery High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
57%
51%
West Montgomery High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
4%
West Montgomery 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.
0.58 0.65
West Montgomery 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.
n/a
47%
West Montgomery High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2013)
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.
n/a
7%
West Montgomery High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

Montgomery County s School District's student population of 4,141 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,197 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Montgomery County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
1
Number of Students Managed 4,141 834
Montgomery County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 75% 76%
Montgomery County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2014)
District Total Revenue $45 MM n/a
Montgomery County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $44 MM n/a
Montgomery County s School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,197 n/a
Montgomery County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,966 n/a
Montgomery 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 Montgomery Learning Academy (5.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West Middle School (4.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Montgomery Learning Academy (5.6 miles away)
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