West Stanly High School

West Stanly High School serves 841 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
West Stanly High School operates within the Stanly County s School District.
The school district's 74% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

The student population of 841 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 841 students
West Stanly High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % West Stanly High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
West Stanly High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade West Stanly High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 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 Stanly High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
7%
15%
West Stanly High School Black Students (1999-2014)
Black
2%
26%
West Stanly High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
88%
51%
West Stanly High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
3%
4%
West Stanly High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups West Stanly High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.22 0.45
West Stanly High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
27%
47%
West Stanly High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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 Stanly High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,632 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 74% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,418 is higher than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 56% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,012 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District Name Stanly County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
1
Number of Students Managed 8,632 1,120
Stanly County s School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 74% 76%
Stanly County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $117 MM $18 MM
Stanly County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $85 MM $18 MM
Stanly County s School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,418 $10,864
Stanly County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,012 $10,591
Stanly 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 Stanly Early College High School (8.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West Stanly Middle School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oakboro Elementary School (2.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LocustWest Stanly Middle School
    2 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 731 students339 Running Creek Church Rd
    LocustNC 28097
    (704)961-3600
    26-8731
  • OakboroOakboro Elementary School
    2.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 326 students1244 North Main St
    OakboroNC 28129
    (704)961-4700
    2.1PK-5326
  • LocustLocust Elementary School
    4 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 421 students103 School Rd
    LocustNC 28097
    (704)961-5500
    4KG-5421
  • AlbemarleEndy Elementary School
    4.7 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 313 students27670 Betty Rd
    AlbemarleNC 28001
    (704)961-3300
    4.7KG-5313
  • StanfieldStanfield Elementary School
    5.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 286 students101 Montgomery St
    StanfieldNC 28163
    (704)961-5800
    5.2PK-5286

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