West Brunswick High School

  • West Brunswick High School serves 1,360 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • West Brunswick High School operates within the Brunswick County s School District.
  • Brunswick County s School District's 75% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1360 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 88 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,360 students
West Brunswick High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % West Brunswick High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 88 teachers
West Brunswick High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade West Brunswick 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 0.45 is equal to 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 Brunswick High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
n/a
1%
West Brunswick High School American Indian Students (2003-2014)
Asian
n/a
3%
West Brunswick High School Asian Students (2003-2011)
Hispanic
9%
16%
West Brunswick High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
16%
26%
West Brunswick High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
72%
50%
West Brunswick High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
West Brunswick High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
4%
West Brunswick High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.45 0.45
West Brunswick High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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 n/a
West Brunswick 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.
n/a n/a
West Brunswick High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

  • Brunswick County s School District's student population of 12,534 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 75% has increased from 69% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,517 in this district is less than the state average of $15,636. The district revenue/student has declined by 34% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,343 is less than the state average of $15,099. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District Name Brunswick County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
1
Number of Students Managed 12,534 912
Brunswick County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 75% 76%
Brunswick County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue $118 MM $14 MM
Brunswick County s School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $116 MM $14 MM
Brunswick County s School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $9,517 $15,636
Brunswick County s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $9,343 $15,099
Brunswick County s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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