West Central Charter High School
West Central Charter High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:
- Category Attribute
- Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 5%)
- Student Attention Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 5%)
West Central Charter High School's student population of 74 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 40% over five school years.
|School Type||Charter School|
|Grades Offered||Grades 9-12|
|Total Students||74 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||14 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
West Central Charter High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,232 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of West Central Charter High School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (IA)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#565 out of 1232 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||5:1||14:1|
|Two or more races||n/a|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||West Central Community School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to West Central Charter High School is Oelwein High School (6.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is West Central Pk - 8 School (0.0 miles away)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
- Maynard West Central Pk - 8 School Grades: PK-8 | 204 students
Maynard, IA 50655
(563) 637-2283 0 PK-8 204
- Fayette North Fayette Elementary Fayette Center Grades: 5-6 | 108 students
200 N Volga
Fayette, IA 52142
(563) 425-3303 6.2 5-6 108
- Oelwein Wings Park Elementary School Grades: 1-5 | 345 students
111 8th Ave Ne
Oelwein, IA 50662
(319) 283-1982 6.4 1-5 345
- Oelwein Oelwein Middle School Grades: 6-8 | 284 students
300 12th Ave Se
Oelwein, IA 50662
(319) 283-3015 6.7 6-8 284
- Denver Little Husky Learning Center Grades: PK-K | 185 students
317 8th Ave Se Suite D
Denver, IA 50622
(319) 283-2302 6.8 PK-K 185
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