Thomas Worthington High School

  • Thomas Worthington High School serves 1,708 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 59% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 61%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 55%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Thomas Worthington High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Ohio state average of 29%.
  • Thomas Worthington High School operates within the Worthington City School District.
  • Worthington City School District's 95% graduation rate is higher than the Ohio state average of 82%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Thomas Worthington High School's student population of 1708 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 97 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,708 students
Thomas Worthington High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Thomas Worthington High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers97 teachers
Thomas Worthington High School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeThomas Worthington High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Thomas Worthington High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3224 schools in Ohio (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Thomas Worthington High School is 0.52, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
61%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
55%
Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
Thomas Worthington High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
Asian
6%
2%
Thomas Worthington High School Asian Students (1989-2016)
Hispanic
7%
5%
Thomas Worthington High School Black Students (1996-2016)
Black
14%
16%
Thomas Worthington High School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
67%
71%
Thomas Worthington High School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
6%
5%
Thomas Worthington High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsThomas Worthington High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownOH All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.520.24
Thomas Worthington High School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Graduation Rate
95%
82%
Thomas Worthington High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
40%
Thomas Worthington High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
Thomas Worthington High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Thomas Worthington High School is Worthington City School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 842 school districts in Ohio (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Worthington City School District's student population of 9,885 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 93% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $13,925 is higher than the state average of $12,304. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $13,926 is higher than the state average of $11,580. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameWorthington City School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    18
    2
    Number of Students Managed9,885866
    Worthington City School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    74%
    61%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    69%
    55%
    District Graduation Rate
    95%
    82%
    District Total Revenue$131 MM$11 MM
    District Spending$131 MM$10 MM
    District Revenue / Student$13,925$12,304
    District Spending / Student$13,926$11,580
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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